The Orange County Sheriff’s Department is offering classes for parents of teenagers to help provide them with skills to deal with their changing children. A part of The Parent Project, classes will be held Thursdays beginning September 27 through December 6 (there is no class November 22). The first six classes will be held from 6:30 p.m. to 9’30 p.m.; the last four meet 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. All classes take place at the San Clemente High School Library. Cost is $50, but scholarships are available. To register, call Janet Dunford at San Clemente Police Services at 361-8386. Topics covered will include ways to improve school attendance and performance, drug and alcohol intervention, gang prevention and ways to avoid arguing.