Columbus Municipal School District
Stokes-Beard Parent University
February 25, 2019 (12:00pm-1:00pm or 5:00pm-6:00pm)
Topic: Community Support
What is Parent University?
Parent University is a community collaborative led by Columbus Municipal School District (CMSD) and Stokes-Beard Technology and Magnet School to help parents become full partners in their children’s education. CMSD and Stokes-Beard partners with community agencies and organizations to offer free courses, family events and activities that will equip families with new or additional skills, knowledge, resources, and confidence.
What is the Goal of Parent University?
The goal of Parent University is to increase parent engagement at Stokes-Beard and empower parents to raise children who are successful in school, and in life. Workshops will be held at Stokes-Beard, facilitated by the School Counselor. Workshops range from topics like Helping Your Child Prepare for the end of the year state assessment, to preparing for the Literacy-Based Promotion Act Assessment, to preparing for Kindergarten, Middle and High School.