Welcome to the website of Comann nam Pàrant, the national organisation which offers advice and support on Gaelic medium education to parents.
Comann nam Pàrant (CnP), which means "Parents’ Organisation", consists of a network of around 30 local groups, representing the interests of parents whose children are educated through the medium of Gaelic at the various levels, from pre-school to secondary level. The main aim of all CnP groups is "to promote and support the establishment and maintenance of education through the medium of Gaelic". It was as a result of the efforts of parents that Gaelic medium education (GME) first began in 1985. Most of the children in GME come from homes where neither parent speaks Gaelic.
On our site you will find information on Gaelic medium education, advice leaflets and reports and news on the activities of Comann nam Pàrant groups.
The United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child
The United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (UNCRC) is an international statement of the civil, political, economic, social and cultural rights of children. It came into UK law in 1992.
Thig a Chluich
Tha Thig a Chluich fìor thoilichte gu bheil clàraidhean òrain agus rannan a-nise ri fhaighinn air-loidhne. Taing mhòr do dh' Anna agus Hannah, a sheinn cho àlainn agus Keith aig Wee Studio airson an stiùiridh.
Tha sinn an dòchas gun còrd an cruinneachadh ribh agus gum bi sibh a' seinn còmhla. 'S urrainn na h-òrain a luchdadh a-nuas aig
Thig a chluich are delighted to have their collection of songs and rhymes available for you to download and sing along to.
Special thanks to Anna and Hannah, who sang so beautifully and Keith at Wee Studio for his expertise.