Course Overview

Prerequisite: Admission to Program
This course focuses on understanding parental issues and concerns within diverse family systems; understanding the dimensions of parenting children from birth to adolescence; and knowledge of multicultural perspectives in parenting and in planning parenting education strategies. In addition, strategies to build successful partnership with community agencies will be explored. Class will research a variety of parenting education models and their effectiveness in increasing parental involvement in schools.

Course Details

  • Course credit hours: 3