Parent University

Parent University

Classes for NYC Families

Parent University seeks to educate and empower families as partners, advocates, and lifelong educators in their student's education through free courses, resources, events, and activities.

Parent University serves all families, from early childhood through adulthood. Even if you are not a parent, we encourage you to become involved with Parent University.  With an expanding course list Parent University is ready to support you. Register and enroll for a course today!

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Book of the week: A day with no words

07/19/2024 NYC Public Schools
Book of the week: A day with no words

A Day With No Words is a colorful and engaging picture book for young readers that shares what life can look like for families who use nonverbal communication, utilizing tools to embrace their unique method of "speaking." The story highlights the bond between mother and child and follows them on a day when they use a tablet to communicate with others—written by an autistic mother of two autistic sons.

Lexile measure: 590L    Publisher-Recommended Age and Grade: 4 years to 8 years

Find a copy at your NYPL ,BrooklynLibrary or Queens Library

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Enjoy free summer meals for youth ages 18 + under in Prospect Park!

07/18/2024 NYC Parks
Enjoy free summer meals for youth ages 18 + under in Prospect Park!

Every day through August 30, visit the @NYCSchools meal truck at the Parkside + Ocean Avenue Entrance to Prospect Park. More:  http://prospectpark.org/summer-meals

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COVID-19 cases have been increasing in NYC

07/18/2024 NYC Healthy
COVID-19 cases have been increasing in NYC

Wearing a mask in crowded indoor settings can help protect you and protect others if you’re sick. A high quality mask, such as an N95, KN95 or KF94, provides the best protection: http://on.nyc.gov/covid19prevention

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