Parent University

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Parent University offers resources, videos, workshops, and system updates to support the needs of your family. Our program goals align with the BCPS Compass: Our Pathway to Excellence - Focus Area 4 - Community Engagement and Partnerships. 

"Communicate, engage, and partner with our parents and communities. Strong and successful schools are supported by engaged families, neighbors, and businesses. Every school deserves investment and involvement from the greater community to meet student needs and prepare our future workforce."

Check out the latest episode of our new Parent University IN THE KNOW podcast. Students, families, and staff have come together to share hot topics and tips for student success! 


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Looking to learn more about helping your child in math or reading? Maybe you need some information on social-emotional support? Have questions about preparing for college or filling out applications? You'll want to see all of the amazing offerings on our schedule. We work with BCPS educators, central offices, and community partners to offer a library of workshops, panel discussions, support groups, and more! Check out some of the highlighted events below.

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Browse our Resource Library 
Parent U has organized a comprehensive library of BCPS created and community resources. We are consistently building and adding new information so check back often.

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We have compiled a list of BCPS and community-created videos for families to use when supporting their child's learning. Search the list for instructional videos, Parent U Shows, stories for preschoolers and more!

Upcoming Events

Lunch & Learn -Self Care & Parenting Styles
July 29th - 12:30 PM

Maintaining self-care is an important technique that all parents should learn to acquire and obtain. Effective self–care helps to guide and support positive parenting styles. Daily lifestyle and personality affect one’s ability to parent. There are many different influences that suggest how we should parent. Each parent must do what is best for their schedule and life to make it work for themselves as well as their family.

Register today!

Lunch & Learn -Supermom Syndrome
Sept 30t
h - 12:30 PM

As moms, we wear a long red cape and we fly in to save our children, our families, and those around us most of the time. Who flies into save mom to and make her day better? Moms want to fix it and sometimes we may forget we have to fix ourselves. Recognizing when to take the cape off and when to put it back on. Supermoms need to take a break and care for themselves in order to be their best selves.

Register today!

Does your organization have a presentation that Parent University should consider offering? Please provide us information using our Proposal Form.

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