"Parents have a dual role to play in raising a self-aware, respectful child who knows how to manage his or her emotions, make responsible decisions, and resolve conflicts non-violently." ~Edutopia

Mesa Public Schools is dedicated to supporting students, parents, caretakers, and staff through a FREE Parent University, offering over 140 classes for all those that want to build their skills for a stronger family and community.

Image of adult learners

FREE CLASSES for parents and educators

Parent University offers a wide variety of online and in-person classes listed in the Fall & Spring Flyers and on the Parent University Calendar.  Identify all classes of interest then click on the red 'REGISTER FOR CLASSES' button to the left to sign up.  Remember.....All classes are FREE and include certification hours!


  • Parenting Skills (raising positive, confident children)
  • Academic (reading, math, kindergarten prep)
  • Online classes (Gmail, social media, online safety)
  • Classes offered in Spanish (Brain Time, Kinder Prep)
  • Spanish interpreting available upon request


Choose RED TAB above or one of the following: 

Online (English & Spanish)

Paper form can be emailed or mailed to MPS


English & Spanish

2018-2019 ONLINE CLASSES     English Flyer

FALL 2018 CLASSES          English & Spanish Flyer 

SPRING 2019 CLASSES      English & Spanish Flyer

Parent U instructor

attention iconIMPORTANT INFO:

  • Mesa residency is not required! All adults are welcome!
  • Childcare is not provided.  Infants and children are not allowed in classes unless class description specifically welcomes students. 

attention iconInformación Importante:

  • No se requiere residencia en Mesa.
  • Las personas que traen bebés o niños a las sesiones no serán admitidos en la clase a menos que se especifique lo contrario.   
Parenting Skills Shape Your Child