1 See Section B, Paragraph 4 for the definition of parent used in the Act.
1 See Resources section for links to legislation.
2 Available from http://www.scotland.gov.uk/publications
3 See resources section for more information on research findings into parental involvement.
4 See resources section for full reference.
5 See the glossary section for a definition of 'equal opportunities' and 'equal opportunity requirements'.
6 See resources section for more information on research into parental involvement, including the role of fathers.
7 Guidance on Children (Scotland) Act 1995, Volume 2, page 14.
8 Learning with Care - see resources section for full reference.
9 See resources section for full reference.
10 See resources section for full reference.
11 The Act's provisions apply to education authorities and their responsibilities towards parents who have a child attending a school run by an authority itself.
12 Pupils' Educational Records (Scotland) Regulations 2003 ( SSI 2003/581).
13 Further advice about the 2004 Act is set out in the code of practice on the Act - see resources section for details.
14 Parentzone website: www.parentzonescotland.gov.uk
15 Parents as Partners in their Children's Learning Toolkit - see resources section for full reference.