A Parents’ Association is defined as a group of parents working in partnership with all stakeholders to enhance the educational development and educational opportunities of their children. Parents’ Associations/Councils deal with issues in a structured way.
A Parents’ Council is a resource at the disposal of the school community.
A Parents’ Council is a resource at the disposal of the individual parent.
A Parents’ Council represents the views of parents, e.g. by having an input into school policies.