About the Parent Academy
The Parent Academy of Duval County Public Schools promotes parental involvement and enhances student achievement. Free Parent Academy courses are offered in schools, libraries, community centers and faith-based institutions. The Parent Academy's focus is in three strands: Student Achievement, Parenting & Advocacy, and Personal & Individual Growth.
Student Achievement: Workshops and activities provide parents and caregivers with tools to promote students' academic achievement and navigate the school system.
Parenting & Advocacy: Workshops and activities provide tools to more effectively enhance parenting, advocacy, and leadership skills.Personal & Individual Growth: Workshops and activities provide tools for supporting the personal and professional growth of parents and caregivers.