Welcome to The Parent Academy

  • The Parent Academy is here for you!

    Our goal is to support families by providing information and resources. We believe partnership between the school, family, and our local community is the way to help every child succeed.  

    How we connect: 

    • Live Webinars - Educators and community experts share information. Q & A at the end of each presentation.
    • Pre-Recorded Videos - Informational videos shared by district staff or community leaders
    • In-Person Meetings - Scheduled Parent Academy meetings at schools or other community venues across the district
    • Mobile Learning Lab - Two buses equipped with computer labs will travel to neighborhoods and provide training for parents
    • Surveys - Online links will be given so you can share thoughts and ideas

    FOCUS GOALS
    #1: Exceptional Student Education Providing strategies and information to support students with disabilities.
    #2: Communication & School Success Strategies Strengthening communication among parents and schools; Building positive connections & sharing tips on how to support the best teaching practices in the home environment. 
    #3: College & Career Ready Promoting a college and career mindset to support future economic stability.
    #4: Mental Health Providing support for mental wellbeing; sharing information about signs, symptoms, and support. 

     

Contact Us

Next Webinar

  • We want to hear from you.

    Your input is valuable! Please let us know what topics you would like to learn more about.

Free Parent Coaching

  • ParentGuidance.org

    Please check out the free parent resources.

    Being a parent can be tough. Our coaches give you confidence. Coaches are like your virtual parenting assistant. Both working together, you can dependably parent in a way that helps your child thrive.

Upcoming Mental Health Webinars (monthly)

  • Once a month through the end of the school year, the  Parent Academy webinars will focus on a mental health issue. The dates and topics are below. All webinars will be held at 6 p.m., and no registration is required. The webinars will be provided  in both English and Spanish.

    Nov 10 - Bullying-Stop the Cycle

    Dec 15 - De-escalating Cycles of Conflict

    Jan 26 - Navigating Grief

    Feb 23 - Building Your Child’s Confidence

    March 23 - Why Our Children Self-harm

    April 27 - Substance Abuse

    May 25 - Social Media-Protecting Your Child