Poway Adult School

Caring Connections Center and Poway Adult School are collaborating and enhancing our Parent Education services to our community.  We have a new payment method through Poway Adult School effective Monday, October 1st, 2018. Pay for your class(es) online through Poway Adult School using Visa, Mastercard, or American Express. Register today at Poway Adult School.   

Parent Education Classes

TK-5th Grade Parent Education &  6th-12th Parent Education
Only as parents do we expect that love will be enough.  Often it just isn’t. Parents also need skills!  Sign up for our fun, highly acclaimed parent workshops.  No boring lectures, not just theory, but fun, interactive learning. Get results you can see immediately!  Parenting is the hardest job we do, with little to no training!  Your kids are worth it! Feeling frustrated as a parent? Do you long for a better relationship with your teen?  We can help! Enjoy an evening out refreshing your skills and improving your communication in your family! Isn’t it worth your time? Of course it is! Sign up online today!

Scholarships available upon request, please contact the Caring Connections Center at (858) 668-4084.


Teen Positive Parenting Program – Classes are Free

The Positive Parenting Program is a preventive, early-intervention program that helps parents find positive solutions to common teenage behavior issues using strategies proven to help improve teen’s behaviors and reduce caregivers stress and anxiety.
 
At Valley, we have the   Spanish Teen Positive Parenting Program in March 2019 
[Mar 19, 26, Apr 2, 6-8:00 PM]  

At Mesa Verde, we have the   English Teen Positive Parenting Program in May 2019
[May 7, 14, 21, 6-8:00 PM] 
 
Parents can call the Caring Connections Center to RSVP 858-668-4084.



Redirecting Children’s Behavior

TK-5th Grade Parent Education

Are you tired of yelling, threatening and reminding?  Do you want to become a more calm, confident parent?  Attend a three-day workshop and learn parenting skills without using rewards and punishment!  Join us for an understanding of why children misbehave and how to prevent it!  Enroll online TODAY at Poway Adult School 

Dates: Tuesdays, 1/15/19 & 1/22/19 & 1/29/19 from 6:00-7:45 p.m.
Location: Westwood Elementary School

Class Fee:
   $36.00 - individual
   $61.00 - couple (for couple enrollment call 1-858-668-4024)

   Sorry, no refunds. 

ENROLL IN THIS CLASS  

Discover the Secrets: Talking and Listening with Your Teen

6th-12th Parent Education

Did you know that the teenage brain is still "under construction"? Your child's brain is not fully developed until age 25. Boost your skills in creating a climate where kids want to talk with us. Enroll online TODAY at Poway Adult School 

Date: Thursday, 1/24/19 from 6:00-8:00 p.m.
Location:  Bernardo Heights Middle School 

Class Fee:
  $16.00 - individual
  $27.00 - couple (for couple enrollment call 1-858-668-4024)

  Sorry, no refunds.

ENROLL IN THIS CLASS  

Surviving and Thriving in Middle School

6th-12th Parent Education

Attend a three-day workshop and learn to bring out the best in your teen, increase respect, responsibility and give consequences that work. Teach your teen the skills to prevent negative influences, based on Active Parenting of Teens - a fun, evidenced-based program by Michael Popkin, Ph.D.  Enroll online TODAY at Poway Adult School 

Dates: Wednesdays, 1/30/19 & 2/6/19 & 2/13/19 from 6:30-8:30 p.m.
Location: Twin Peaks Middle School

Class Fee:
   $36.00 - individual
   $61.00 - couple (for couple enrollment call 1-858-668-4024)

   Sorry, no refunds. 
Class Note: Active Parenting of Teens book will be available for $16. This book is highly recommended.

 

ENROLL IN THIS CLASS  

Help, my Kids are Fighting Again!

TK-5th Grade Parent Education

Are  you constantly coping with conflict? Would you like to encourage cooperation, reduce competition and make it possible for children to experience the joys of their special relationship? This evening is based on Siblings Without Rivalry by Adele Faber & Elaine Mazlish.  Enroll online TODAY at Poway Adult School 

Date: Tuesday, 2/5/19 from 6:00-8:00 p.m.
Location: Del Sur Elementary School

Class Fee:
  $16.00 - individual
  $27.00 - couple (for couple enrollment call 1-858-668-4024)

   Sorry, no refunds.​

 


How to Talk So Kids Will Listen and Listen So Kids Will Talk

TK-5th Grade Parent Education

Create a climate for cooperation with bedtime and morning routines, communication and consequences that work!  This series is based on the best seller by Adele Faber & Elaine Mazlish.  Included are the problem solving steps from the Second Step research-based curriculum your children are learning at school.   Enroll online TODAY at Poway Adult School 

Dates: Thursdays:  2/28/19 & 3/7/19 & 3/14/19 from 6:00-7:45 p.m.
Location: Stone Ranch Elementary School

Class Fee:
   $36.00 - individual
   $61.00 - couple (for couple enrollment call 1-858-668-4024)

   Sorry, no refunds. 
Class Notes:  How to Talk So Kids Will Listen book will be available for $16 on the first evening.  This book is highly recommended.  


Empower Your Gifted Child

TK-5th Grade Parent Education

Has your child been identified GATE or gifted? Empower your child to make the most of opportunities to grow and challenge themselves while maintaining a positive outlook.  Enroll online TODAY at Poway Adult School 

Date: Wednesday, 3/20/19 from 6:00-8:00 p.m.
Location: Chapparral Elementary School

Class Fee:
  $16.00 - individual
  $27.00 - couple (for couple enrollment call 1-858-668-4024)

  Sorry, no refunds.​


Help Your Child to Manage Stress

6th-12th Parent Education

Our teens are under increased pressure to take advanced classes, participate in club sports and leadership activities at an increasing rate. How can we help them to manage that level of stress while still finding joy in their world? Join us for practical ideas to help guide them through it all.  Enroll online TODAY at Poway Adult School 

Date: Thursday, 3/28/19 from 6:00-8:00 p.m.
Location: Del Norte High School

Class Fee:
   $16.00 - individual
   $27.00 - couple (for couple enrollment call 1-858-668-4024)

   Sorry, no refunds.


Helping Your Child Manage Strong Feelings

TK-5th Grade Parent Education

"I DON'T want to! He hit me!", etc. Teach your child to handle their intense emotions more appropriately and increase self-control. Bring peace to your home.  Enroll online TODAY at Poway Adult School
 
Date: Wednesday,  4/24/19 from 6:00-8:00 p.m.
Location: Shoal Creek Elementary School

Class Fee:
   $36.00 - individual
   $61.00 - couple (for couple enrollment call 1-858-668-4024)

   Sorry, no refunds. 

 


 

 

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