Parent University

Huntley 158 periodically hosts informational presentations on important topics for parents/guardians of students in our district.

Check this page for information on upcoming events as well as archived videos of previous presentations.

Upcoming Parent University Events

Past Events (Video)

Digital Safety
November 6, 2019

Kaitlyn Orr, Internet Safety Specialist with the Office of the Attorney General, introduces parents to digital safety topics including cyberbullying, sexting, sextortion, various apps, and more.

Helping Students Make Positive Life Choices
September 19, 2019

Terrence Tally, motivational speaker and author of Amazon bestseller “Secrets Anonymous,” led a session for parents and teens to attend together providing insights on navigating the difficulties and pressures facing today’s teenagers.

Vaping Parent Presentation
May 6, 2019

The McHenry County Substance Abuse Coalition, Lake in the Hills Police Department, Northwestern Medicine, and Huntley Community School District 158 team to present this Parent University presentation on the basics of vaping, how to recognize it, health consequences, and strategies for prevention.

“Teaching for Biliteracy” Presentation by Karen Beeman
December 12, 2018

Karen Beeman, nationally recognized expert on biliteracy and bilingual education, presented “Teaching for Biliteracy: What parents need to know about raising truly bilingual children” on December 12, 2018 at the Heineman Middle School Auditorium.