Welcome to Parent University by SmartSocial.com 

Everyday there is a new app or network that gains popularity among teens and parents/educators can sometimes struggle to keep up. In Parent University, we share tips, tactics, strategies, and talking points that can help parents keep their family safe online and on social media. 


This 3 month program uses positive social media training videos to show parents and students how to shine online. We make digital safety fun while getting kids to protect their online image.

What will families learn in Parent University?

  • Being positive online: We show students how to shine online so they can protect their future opportunities
  • Being safe online: We protect students from bad people online (and apps that might hurt your family)
  • Bullying prevention: We protect students from each other (and help them get along with friends)
  • 3 step social media safety plan for families:
    1. How parents can monitor their children online
    2. How to create a plan that will keep your family on track to get your student into the college of their dreams
    3. Learn the skills your student NEEDS to build a positive resume (for now and later)
Throughout Parent University, we answer questions like:

  • How can I monitor my student without being intrusive?
  • How do I know if my student is addicted to social media?
  • How can I limit my child’s screen time without getting into an argument?
  • When should my child get their first cell phone?
Frequently asked questions about Parent University:


Q: How long do I need to devote to this? My family is really busy…will we still complete this in 3 months?


A:
The total time investment is about 3-4 hours but it varies from family to family. You don’t have to complete the conference lessons in 90 days, if you want to take your time you absolutely can, your Parent University membership grants you access for 6 months. 



Q: How long do I have access to Parent University?


A:
You get 6 months access to the course. You can cancel your Parent University membership any time. 



Q: I’m not a technical person, is this suitable for me?


A:
Yes. Parent University is great for beginners and tech-savvy parents. The only prerequisite for the course is a willingness to take action and do the work! You do NOT need to have any additional monitoring apps or tools. We will show you how to keep your family safe online with the tools you already have. But you have to be open to learning and taking action!



Q: My child doesn’t have a phone or any social media. Is this course for me?


A:
Yes - we will teach you how to help your student develop a healthy relationship with screen time and prepare for a positive digital footprint in their future.



Q: My child never makes any mistakes on social media. Is this course for me?


A:
Yes - we will teach you how to build upon your child’s positive digital footprint so they can stand out from the competition when applying to their dream college or job. 



Q: I’m not sure what apps my children use - is that okay?


A:
You will be given the tools and framework to figure out which networks they’re on and how to monitor their activity. 



Q: How can I sign up for Parent University?


A:
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