Parent University

Pearl River School District's Parent University Program

Parent University is a program sponsored by the Pearl River School District Adult Enrichment Program. 
All Parent University sessions are free of charge and open to all parents everywhere.  No registration required. 
For additional information, call 620-3921

2021-22 Workshops

Completed Workshops:

Monday, June 13, 2022 7:00PM
Pearl River School District - 135 W. Crooked Hill Rd.
Better Together: A Community Conversation

Pearl River School District is excited to welcome Ms. Virginia Norfleet, CEO and founder of the Haverstraw African American Connection, and Ms. Andrea Winograd, Executive Director of the Holocaust Museum & Center for Tolerance and Education, as guest speakers to our Parent University “Better Together - A Community Conversation”.  Ms. Norfleet and Ms. Winograd’s relationship started with conversations on how communities could be BETTER TOGETHER and will share how they created their program to bolster public engagement to fight racism, anti-semitism and all forms of hate. To attend in-person or to view livestream, see our flyer for more information:  Better Together

Tuesday, January 27, 2021 7:00PM
Virtual Presentation
Back by Popular Demand! "Digitally Distracted: Parenting in the Age of Technology"
addresses the large amount of time kids spend on electronic devices each day and the resulting by-products of attention deficit, anxiety, depression, poor social skills, academic failure and family relationship problems.  Presented by nationally renowned psychotherapist and school counselor Tom Kersting, this free virtual presentation is a must for parents, high school and middle school students.  The link will be made available on or before January 27thDigitally Distracted

Tuesday, December 7, 2021 7:00PM
Pearl River School District - 135 W. Crooked Hill Rd.
Marijuana Today: The Blunt Truth
Presented by the Rockland Council on Alcoholism & Other Drug Dependence Inc. & CANDLE.  New York State has legalized recreational marijuana - what does this mean for teens.  The presentation is viewable online on the district's PRSD YouTube Live. For the flyer:  Marijuana Today - The Blunt Truth Flyer