Parent Engagement Institute

Building Capacity  Through Parent Education

Strengthening Families

Parent Engagement Institute: A Community-Based Organization


Parent Engagement Institute envisions a community where families take an active role in the education and future of their children. 

  • Strengthen the relationship between mothers, fathers and schools.  
  • Help families thrive by empowering families with quality education and community resources.
  • We promote higher education access for low-income, underrepresented families and students living in the United States. 

The aim of the institute is to increase the quality, availability, and effectiveness of educational programs designed to enhance the quality of life of families in the community.

Families Working Together in School!

P.E.I. Families Working Together in School!

Parent Academies to Meet your Needs

STEAM Academy



Technology and Professional Development Academy



Language Development Academy for English Learners



Empowering Parents and Families with Education and Community Services

Building Capacity Through Parent Education


 Relevant, Meaningful and Effective Parent Education 

Key success factors that make our parent education program special and effective

Cooperative learning

Project-based learning

Technology integration

Designed in California

Focus on 21st Century skills for success

Our instructors have the flexibility to individualize instruction 

based on the needs of the school and the families attending our workshops.

Our goal is to promote group learning, relationship building and cooperation in the community.    

Our parent education program has been developed with input from parents, teachers, and professionals.

A custom-designed and innovative parent education program

What parents need to know to help their children succeed in the 21st Century

  •  University Bound and Career Awareness   (8 Sessions)
  • Technology Academy:  Helping your child plan for higher education and future careers   (10 Sessions)
  • Technology Academy Part I:      Fundamentals Technical Skills   (10 Sessions)
  • Technology Academy Part II:    Professional Development   (10 Sessions)
  • Technology Academy Part III:  Helping your child think STEAM: Coding and Robotics   (10 Sessions)
  • Conversational English for Academic Success   (10, 15, 20, 25, 30 Sessions)
  • Reading for Success   (8 Sessions)
  • Leadership for Success   (8 Sessions)
  • Parent Success Factors Plus:  Over 56 workshop topics of importance to choose from based on your needs.

We offer a great learning experience for families and a great value for school!

Our Priority: Build Capacity Through Parent Education.



Effective and Affordable Parent Engagement Programs


We provide parent education programs that are relevant and specific to the school and the district where parents attend our workshops. 

Our programs are culturally sensitive and inclusive of all parents. 

  • Parent workshops may be presented in the A.M.  and P.M.  to encourage mothers and fathers to participate.  Our workshops are available in English and Spanish.

  • During the workshops the parents will receive:  a) Handouts available in Spanish and English.  b) Ready-to-use tools and strategies to help their students succeed in school.

  • Upon completing the course: a) the participants will receive a certificate of completion, b) The school will receive documentation needed to meet F.P.M. requirements. 

  • We offer additional value-added services to help schools increase attendance to the workshops.   

Schedule Our Workshops

Building Capacity Through Parent Education