There are many community partners, agencies and organizations offering FREE online learning opportunities. Please check out the offerings below to attend a variety of workshops on topics which will assist you with supporting your family and gain new skills.
Destination College is a free 8-week series for parent to navigate the college process. Tuesdays at 7:30 pm, beginning March 9th, 2021. Use the link below to register FOR FREE. Scroll all the way to the bottom.
PARENTING WHILE BLACK - Every other Monday, March 1st to April 26th, 4:00 p.m.
@BrazeltonTouchpointsCenter new FREE webinar series offers honest conversations for Black parents and between Black parents. The Parenting While Black series will provide a welcoming space for sharing strengths-based and culturally responsive ideas. The series will cover topics and issues important to raising Black children and families, including but not limited to: health inequities for Black families, and the collective experience of Black parenting while recognizing the “differences.” #ParentingWhileBlack Learn more and register at https://www.brazeltontouchpoints.org/parentingwhileblack/
Help Your Child Read with Kids A - Z Parent Live Webinar - May 5, May 12, June 2, and June 8, 2021CLASS DESCRIPTION: In this live webinar designed for parents and guardians, learn how to support, and encourage reading at home with digital books and tools. Provide guidance for your child before, during, and after reading a book. Review your child’s activity in the Kids A-Z Parent Portal.Link to ENGLISH registration: https://www.learninga-z.com/site/resources/professional-development/take-a-class/class-catalog/help-read-kidsaz-liveIn this live webinar, learn to:
DESCRIPCIÓN DE CLASE: En este seminario web en vivo diseñado para padres y tutores, aprenda cómo apoyar y fomentar la lectura en casa con libros y herramientas digitales. Brinde orientación a su hijo antes, durante y después de leer un libro. Revise la actividad de su hijo en el Portal para padres de Kids A-Z.Link to SPANISH registration: https://www.learninga-z.com/site/resources/professional-development/take-a-class/class-catalog/ayude-leer-kidsaz-vivoEn este seminario web en vivo, aprenderá cómo:
- Support reading at home with Kids A-Z and built-in motivational features
- Understand what books and tools your child can access to support reading
- Help your child improve reading comprehension and fluency at home
- Monitor your child’s activity through the Kids A-Z Parent Portal.
- Apoyar la lectura en casa con los libros de Kids A-Z y funciones de motivación integradas
- Comprender a qué libros y herramientas puede acceder su hijo para apoyar la lectura
- Ayudar a su hijo a mejorar la comprensión lectora y la fluidez en casa
- Supervisar la actividad de su hijo a través del Portal para padres de Kids A-Z
Digital Learn - Online Computer Training
Digital Learn provides a variety of online computer classes, ranging from finding jobs online to online shopping, we’ll even help you get started on Facebook, Microsoft Word, and more!
We are happy to offer our Gale Courses. Take free high-quality courses and career training programs online. There is a wide range of classes including computer applications, web design, accounting, and personal development. You can see a full listing of courses by selecting “View Catalog.” Courses are FREE with your library card. Learn more about accessing Gale Courses.