parentEDU

  • parentEDU

    Nassau BOCES parentEDU offers a variety of classes designed to provide parents and caregivers an opportunity to learn strategies to help their students achieve success during their remote learning experience.

    These virtual classes will be interactive and taught live by Nassau BOCES Curriculum Specialists and Professional Consultants. All classes will include time for the instructor to respond to questions from the participants. Additional topics will be added to the class catalog based on parent input.

    Recordings of all sessions will be made available for unlimited access on the parentEDU webpage.

     

         To View Sample Catalog Click Here

     

    FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

    • Are these sessions for parents?
      • Yes, these classes were designed for parents and caregivers to help them to assist their children during remote learning.
      • Nassau BOCES appreciates the value of teacher’s instruction and has designed these classes to support parent/caregiver understanding of the material. 
    • How many sessions will there be in total?
      • Right now there are 21 classes in the catalog, more to be added as the program progresses. Also, classes will be added based on feedback from participants.
      • Each live virtual class will be repeated two different times for your convenience.
      • All classes will be recorded and posted on the parentEDU webpage for unlimited viewing on demand
    • Does this program run all year long?
      • The current plan is to start in mid-September and run and offer classes frequently throughout the fall
      • Based on need, we will offer other classes throughout the year
    • Who will be teaching these classes?
      • Nassau BOCES team of Curriculum Specialists as well as a selection of professional consultants who are experts in a variety of other fields.
    • Will parents/caregivers be paying for these classes?
      • Your school district will cover the expense as part of their yearly Nassau BOCES budget.
    • Will the classes be offered in languages other than English?
      • Nassau BOCES is actively working on creating virtual live instruction in languages other than English using both simultaneous picture-in-picture translation and bi-lingual instruction.

     

Subscription

  • Contact your school district to see if they subscribe to Nassau BOCES parentEDU.