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Parenting Discussion About Emotional Turmoil of Teens 9.13. in Palo Alto

September 11, 2017

13 Conversations About "13 Reasons Why" (Middle/High School) Wednesday, September 13 from 7:00 to 9:00 PM The Netflix series 13 Reasons Why is an unflinching look at suicide, teen cruelty, rape culture, and adolescent emotional turmoil and trauma. Teens and tweens are entrenched in a...

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Children ages 0 – 4, Music Class in Palo Alto Starting September 14

September 8, 2017

Music Together (For parents/caregivers and children aged 0 - 4 years)  Thursday Mornings, September 14 through December 7 9:30 to 10:15 AM or 10:30 to 11:15 AM (10 classes) (No classes on 9/21,10/5 or 11/23) Fee: $235 for 10 sessions for the first child; $110 for siblings starting at...

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Parenting Class Sept. 7- Stop Power Struggles with Strong-Willed Children

September 5, 2017

Effective Discipline With Your Strong-Willed Child (Elementary/Middle)—2 sessions  Thursdays, September 7 to September 14, at 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM Strong-willed children want to cooperate, yet they need to be approached differently than easygoing children. Rather than ending up in power struggles, break this cycle...

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Parenting Classes in San Mateo for all ages

September 2, 2017

San Mateo Parenting Workshops Drop-In Play (Birth - 5 years) Mondays, 9:30 – 11:30 AM;  Wednesdays, 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM; Fridays, 9:30 – 11:30 AM Music Together, Session One, 9:30 – 10:15 AM (Birth - 4 years) Thursdays, Sep. 7 – Nov 16 Music...

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Parenting Classes in Palo Alto

Sign Up Now! Palo Alto Parenting Workshops   Effective Discipline with Your Strong-Willed Child (Elementary/Middle School) —2 Sessions, Thursdays, Sep. 7 and 14, 7:00 – 9:00 PM  Wonderful Ones (12 – 24 months)—8 Sessions, Tuesdays, Sep. 12 – Oct 31, 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM  Terrific...

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Help Children Make Friends in a Social Skills Group

August 25, 2017

Social Skills Group (Kindergarten/First Grade) Tuesdays, October 3 through December 5, 3:30 to 4:30 PM Making and keeping friends doesn’t always come easily… but social skills can be learned. It takes modeling, guided play, and practice. And we can help! Our Social Skills Groups are for...

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Music Classes for Parents and Children Ages 0 – 4 San Mateo Parents Place

August 24, 2017

  Music Together Fall Sessions Are Starting! Join the musical experience with singing, dancing, and instrument play. (For parents/caregivers and children aged 0 - 4 years) Thursday Mornings, September 7 through November 16 9:30 to 10:15 AM or 10:30 to 11:15 AM   (No classes on 9/21 or 10/5)...

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Parent Ed Class: Teaching Cooperation – based on Alfie Kohn’s Book Punished by Rewards – Aug. 24, 2017

August 17, 2017

Teaching Cooperation without Stickers, Snacks or Screens (Preschool/Elementary)  Thursday, August 24 from 6:30 to 8:30 PM Referencing Alfie Kohn's Punished by Rewards, we will explore how consequences and rewards can get in the way of children's growth and ability to learn. We will also look at how to use...

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Parent Ed Class: Healthy Brain – August 23, 2017

Supporting Healthy Brain Development: What Every Parent Needs to Know (0 - 5 years) Wednesday, August 23 from 6:30 to 8:00 PM In this workshop parents will learn the basics of brain development and why early experiences are so important. Learn about the crucial role parents play...

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Media Rules for Kids from Challenge Success at Stanford University

August 4, 2017

Media Rules This article is from the Challenge Success website in the section for parents. These are the main points made at the parent education event that they mention below. Do you feel that media is all-consuming and rules your family life? Our Fall 2016...

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