Professional Pages are brief articles written for parent educators and other professionals who work with parents and children. These articles are professional development resources on topics that parent educators have suggested that they would like to learn more about.

Featured Professional Pages


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How to Engage More Men in Parenting Education Programs -- This professional page highlights four key areas to consider when trying to increase the number of men participating in your parenting programs.

Offering Parenting Education Programs in Your County -- This professional page overviews six key steps to consider if you are offering a parenting education program in your county for the first time.

U.S. Fathers and Common Issues They Face -- This professional page highlights 6 types of fathers and issues they often face with raising their children

Retaining Parents in Parent Education Programs-- This professional page provides ideas on how to have great first sessions of a parenting education class and how to retain parents throughout the entire program.

Other Professional Pages

  • Improving Survey Questions
  • Designing an Effective Questionnaire
  • What's the Difference? "Post then Pre" and "Pre then Post"
  • Measuring Evaluation Results with Microsoft Excel
  • How to Read a Research Article
  • Resources for Doing Web Research

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