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Parent University Programs

What is Parent University

By offering a series of free courses, this innovative program allows parents to access the tools they need to help their children reach their full potential. Courses offered during the 2014-2015 school year included Understanding ADD/ADHD, Computer Technology and a Health and Wellness Summit. Register soon to participate in an upcoming 2015-2016 Parent University event close to you!

Parent University Goals

Throughout the country, school districts have implemented programs similar to Parent University in order to:

  • Increase parental involvement and participation in schools,
  • Allow parents an opportunity to network with professionals and other parents
  • Help parents develop the skills needed to implement positive parenting practices,
  • Empower parents to become effective advocates for their children,
  • Strengthen home-school-community partnerships,
  • Equip parents with the knowledge and awareness of resources available to them.

Past Events

Health and Wellness Summit

Featured the Title I/PAC 2014-2015 Evaluation and 2015-2016 Budget Input Session.

Summit included guest speakers, structured children's program for ages 4 - 12, door prizes, lunch and more!

The Resource Fair offered free services to participants.

Contact Us

For more information call your school's Parent Advocate or the Office of Community Outreach at 843-937 -6578