The purpose of the Black Parallel School Board(BPSB) training is to empower parents as organizers; advocate to close the opportunity gap in the racial school system and to transform schools to reflect the needs of African Descended students.
Black Parallel School Board provides parent workshops: Know Your Rights, How to Make Your Home Education-Friendly, How To Get Your Child In College, What Is Common Core and Smarter Balance Testing?, What Is The Local Control Accountability Plan?, and The Goals and Needs of Restorative Justice.
Parent Support Services
The Black Parallel School Board provides support services to parents. BPSB members will attend school meetings with parents to advocate for their children to address school discipline, teacher/student relationship, Gate programs, testing, and building positive school climate.