Special Report February 03, 2017 College 101 for Parents Helping moms and dads help their first-generation students succeed College 101 for Parents By Kelly Field Helping moms and dads help their first-generation students succeed. To Help Latinas Get to College, Strengthen the Mother-Daughter Bond By Kelly Field For Con Mi Madre, a college-prep group in Texas, the "parent cannot be secondary." 4 Parent-Education Programs and Their Lessons for Colleges By Kelly Field Don’t lecture to parents, and offer them scholarships as attendance incentives. Let Parents Be Parents By Eric Johnson First-generation parents don’t need more instruction on the college process. Colleges need to require less of it.