Classes

Summer 2018 In-Person and Online Classes and Presentations

The classes at Parents Place are small with no more than 12 parents to allow for discussion. The talks at other locations are larger with less personal interaction.

Parents Place in San Mateo, Palo Alto, and San Francisco offer a variety of classes about children of all ages. Visit their website to learn more.

Parenting the Positive Discipline Way (Preschool and Elementary School)

2 sessions - Thursdays June 21st and 28th, Parents Place in San Mateo, 7:00-9:00pm, $60 - $90

Based on Jane Nelsen’s Positive Discipline books and interactive activities, discover how better to understand your child’s behavior; discipline with connection, love, and respect; and find common-sense solutions to everyday challenges.

Mothers and Daughters: Keeping the Closeness (Elementary and Middle School)

July 11th, 7:00 - 9:00pm Parents Place in San Mateo, $30 - $45

Learn why the treasured relationship of mothers and daughters is also the most challenging. Explore how to keep the doors of communication open so your daughter allows you to support and influence her as she makes important life choices.

Effective Discipline for the Strong-Willed Child (Elementary and Middle School)

Thursday, July 26th and August 2nd, 7:00 - 9:00pm , Parents Place in Palo Alto, $60 - $90

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 and learn how to win cooperation effectively. You can bring out the best in yourself and your children

Discipline 101 (Preschool and Elementary School)

Tuesday, August 21st, 7:00 - 9:00pm, Parents Place in Palo Alto, $30 - $45

During this workshop, you will learn about the highly effective positive discipline approach. Come away with strategies to handle challenging behaviors so you create greater harmony in your home.