Program helps parents see their roles as sacred
By Shondiin Silversmith
PIÑON, ARIZ., Jan. 16, 2014
(Times photo – Shondiin Silversmith)
So as a way to remind parents that “there is nothing more important and precious than family," the Piñon Unified School District is hosting a parenting program at Piñon High School for the next 12 weeks.
“A lot of parenting programs out there are Western-approached, but this program is more cultural-based," said Parent Development Coordinator Leland Becenti.
Becenti said Piñon Unified School District believes they are preparing college-ready individuals and they want their students to succeed academically, but it starts from home.
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