Brian Mooney: The importance of parental involvement


Brian Mooney: The importance of parental involvement (Episode 3)

In this enlightening interview, renowned guidance counsellor and education columnist Brian Mooney shares his invaluable insights on the crucial role of parental involvement in their children’s academic and career development. With a storied career that spans over four decades, Brian brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the discussion. His work as an education columnist for The Irish Times, coupled with his media commentary on various national platforms such as RTÉ, TV3, NewsTalk, and Today FM, has made him a respected voice in the field of education in Ireland. Brian’s leadership as a former president of the Institute of Guidance Counsellors and his directorship at the Education Finance Board highlight his commitment to advancing educational guidance.

Why Every Careers Professional Should Watch

  • In-Depth Expertise: Gain insights from Brian’s extensive experience as a guidance counsellor and education columnist.
  • Parental Engagement Strategies: Learn effective ways to engage parents in the career guidance process, ensuring a collaborative effort to support students.
  • Understanding Parental Aspirations: Explore how to navigate and understand the aspirations parents hold for their children and how these may impact the guidance process.
  • Tools and Resources: Discover the tools and resources that can aid in fostering a constructive partnership between parents, students, and guidance counsellors.
  • Promoting a Growth Mindset: Uncover strategies to help parents cultivate a growth mindset and resilience in their children, preparing them for a successful future.

This webinar is not just a session; it’s an opportunity to deepen your understanding of parental involvement’s pivotal role in career guidance. Brian Mooney’s insights offer a fresh perspective on engaging with parents to create a supportive and effective guidance environment.

Download the webinar today, and elevate your guidance toolkit with expert insights from one of the industry’s best. Complete the form below, and we will email you a link to the webinar.