PARENT UNIVERSITY OVERVIEW
Parent University is a collaborative effort between Sampson County Schools, local non-profit organizations, and community leaders and educators. It is an opportunity for you to engage in interesting and practical courses to increase your confidence and skills needed to support your child's success and effectively navigate the school system. Research shows that students achieve more when families are engaged in their education. Parent University's courses are FREE OF CHARGE and available to any parent or family member in the school district who is interested in learning to be more effective in meeting their child's needs.
Courses offered through Parent University:
- Provide resources and training for parents and families to help support children’s academic success.
- Allow families to collaborate with schools, community organizations, and the school district to fully participate in their child’s education.
All sessions are offered from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. and are conducted virtually using Google Meet. Participants can access the meeting using their cellphone, iPad, laptop, or desktop. Meeting details are listed in each session below. Mouse over or click the meeting icon to join the session.
Reading is Fundamental: Helping Your Child with Reading
January 17 (English), January 18 (español). Mouse Over/Click Icon Above to Read More
ACCESS Testing for ELLs
Solo español January 11, 2023. Mouse Over/Click Icon Above to Read More
It's a Cold! It's the Flu! It's COVID! Staying Healthy and Well During the Holidays
December 1, 2022. Mouse Over/Click Icon to Read More
How to Help Your Child with their Homework
November 15, 2022 Mouse Over/Click Icon to Read More
Support for Families of Hearing-Impaired Children
November 8, 2022 Mouse Over/Click Icon to Read More
Social-Emotional Support for Your Child
October 18, 2022 Mouse Over/Click Icon to Read More