Barron Whited, Agora Cyber Charter School Guidance Counselor, shares some tips for making the most of Parent College Weekends!
How To Make The Most of Parent College Weekends
After freshmen have embarked upon their college experiences, many parents may have received an invitation for Parent College Weekends. Even though the students many no longer live at home, it is important for parents to continue to play an active role in their children’s education. These weekends are an excellent way for parents to reconnect with their children, to alleviate homesick feelings, and to provide much needed support as they pursue higher education. Here are some tips to help parents make the most of these college weekends:
1. Actively Listen To Your Child
2. Attend Classes/Activities
3. Meet & Mingle
4. Connect With Other Parents
5. Be Positive
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