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The Parent Education Series is a leading provider of inclusive, high-quality education for parents/caregivers, students, educators, mental health professionals, and community members. Founded in 2006, they have reached over 120,000 attendees on critical issues—mental health, digital media, college admission, and more—that impact the health, safety, and well-being of children and teens.
 
The Parent Education Series is a program of The Parent Venture, a registered 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. 
 
 
2022-2022 Parent Education Series

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2022-2022 Parent Education Series
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Upcoming Events: 

 

Why Teen and Tween Sleep Matters, and How Parents and Schools Can Help
Lisa L. Lewis, MS, Author, The Sleep-Deprived Teen
 
Wednesday, November 30, 2022, 5:30pm – 6:30pm PT, Online Event (Live)
 
 
In her new book, The Sleep-Deprived Teen: Why Our Teenagers Are So Tired, And How Parents And Schools Can Help Them Thrive, author Lisa L. Lewis, MS, synthesizes the research to provide parents of teens and tweens with reader-friendly information and strategies.
 
Parents/caregivers, educators, mental health professionals, and community members welcome! Free admission. Simultaneous Spanish interpretation will be available.
 
 
Questions? Contact Charlene Margot, MA, Co-Founder and CEO, The Parent Venture (The Parent Education Series), at cmargot@parentventure.org
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Behind Their Screens: What Teens are Facing (and Adults are Missing)
Emily Weinstein, PhD, and Carrie James, PhD, Authors, Harvard Researchers
 
Friday, December 2, 2022, 12:00pm – 1:00pm PT, Online Event (Live)
 
 
In their new book, Behind Their Screens, authors and Harvard researchers Emily Weinstein, PhD, and Carrie James, PhD, explore the complexities that teens face in their digital lives, and suggest that many adult efforts to help—“Get off your phone!”—fall short.
 
Parents/caregivers, educators, mental health professionals, and community members welcome! Free admission. Simultaneous Spanish interpretation will be available.
 
This event is sponsored by generous donors from the Mills-Peninsula Hospital Foundation and the San Mateo County Office of Education, in partnership with The Parent Venture.
 
Questions? Contact Charlene Margot, MA, Co-Founder and CEO, The Parent Venture (The Parent Education Series), at cmargot@parentventure.org
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Relationship Resilience: Preparing Young People for Healthy Relationships
Vanessa Kellam, Family Engagement Director, Health Connected
 
Wednesday, December 7, 2022, 5:30pm – 6:30pm PT, Online Event (Live)
 
 
Join Vanessa Kellam, Family Engagement Manager, Health Connected, the Bay Area's leading sexual health education organization, to discuss how to equip teens with protective behaviors, emotional resilience, and communication skills to safely navigate romantic relationships.
 
Parents/caregivers, educators, mental health professionals, and community members welcome! Free admission. Simultaneous Spanish interpretation will be available.
 
 
Questions? Contact Charlene Margot, MA, Co-Founder and CEO, The Parent Venture (The Parent Education Series), at cmargot@parentventure.org