Partnering with Today's College Parents/Family Members
Fritzie Charne-Merriweather, Facilitator
Wednesday, April 18, 2018 · 10 AM - 11 AM
The extent to which parents and families should be involved in the college experience has been a struggle for higher education institutions for many years. While research on "helicopter parenting" suggests parents should back off, other evidence concludes that students are more successful with parental support. In fact, lack of family support can create barriers to college completion. Join us for a discussion on how to constructively educate parents about the key transition issues and in turn, support their students from a healthy distance.