With access to high-quality leadership training and development, parents can become powerful advocates for greater opportunities for children, and the family becomes a vital constituency for improved child and community outcomes.

But, how do we know whether these initiatives are making a difference? And, what exactly is the “difference” they should be making? The Parent Leadership Indicator Framework answers these questions.

An “indicator” is a measurable way of knowing what is happening in any given area of interest.

The Ripple Effect Graphic