Parent Education Opportunities

10/6/2017
PUSD Parent Education 2017-2018 course offerings!  We’ve added a Power Struggles Over Screens? component to our Active Parenting of Teens series. 
 

K-5 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, interactive learning.  Get results you can see immediately! Isn't your child worth it?
 
How to Talk So Kids Will Listen and Listen So Kids Will Talk!
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. 
 
Tuesdays:  10/10 & 10/17 & 10/24 from 6:00-7:45 p.m. @ Monterey Ridge Elementary
Thursdays:  1/11 & 1/18 & 1/25 from 6:00-7:45 p.m. @ Shoal Creek Elementary
*Reserve your space online today at www.theparentworkshops.com.  Each SERIES is $35/individual or $59/couple.  Tuition is due on the first evening.  Cash or check made out to PUSD only.  How to Talk So Kids Will Listen book will be available for $16 on the first evening.  The book is highly recommended.  Sorry, no refunds.
 
Parenting a Gifted Child!
Has your child been identified GATE or gifted?  Back by popular demand!  This evening will offer strategies for the three most common challenges gifted children struggle with:

  1. Perfectionism – No one is perfect!
  2. Self-confidence – Learning involves trying new things and taking risks!
  3. Making mistakes - Accepting failure and disappointment with grace!

 
Tuesday:  11/14 from 6:00-8:00 p.m. @ Del Sur Elementary
Wednesday:  3/21 from 6:00-8:00 p.m. @ Painted Rock Elementary
*Reserve your space online TODAY at www.theparentworkshops.com.  Class is $15/individual or $25/couple.  Tuition is due at the class.  Cash or check made out to PUSD only.  Sorry, no refunds.
 
Helping Your Child Manage Strong Feelings!
“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!
 
Tuesday:   1/30 from 6:00-8:00 p.m.  @ Sundance Elementary
Wednesday:   4/25 from 6:00-8:00 p.m. @ Westwood Elementary
*Reserve your space online today at www.theparentworkshops.com.  Class is $15/individual or $25/couple.  Tuition is due at the class.  Cash or check made out to PUSD only.  Sorry, no refunds.                                        
 
Redirecting Children’s Behavior!  NEW!
Are you tired of yelling, threatening and reminding?  Do you want to become a more calm, confident parent?  Learn how without using rewards and punishment!  Join us for an understanding of why children misbehave and how to prevent it!      
 
Tuesdays: 4/3 & 4/17 & 4/24 from 6:00-8:00 p.m. @ Willow Grove Elementary
*Reserve your space online today at www.theparentworkshops.com.  SERIES is $35/individual or $59/couple.  Tuition is due on the first evening.  Cash or check made out to PUSD only.  Sorry, no refunds. 
 
Teens in Action AKA Active Parenting of TWEENS!                                                                                                                       From the publishers of Active Parenting of Teens… Teens in Action is a high-energy, video-based program for tweens (current 5th graders) and their parents.  Teens in Action is a fun way to help them understand changes in their bodies and brains; communicate in a mature way with adults and others; develop skills for resisting negative peer pressure and learn techniques for peaceful conflict resolution.  Teens will meet in one classroom while their parent(s) meet in another classroom. 


Thursday:  3/15 AND 3/22 from 6:00-7:45 p.m. @Stone Ranch Elementary
*Reserve your space online today at www.theparentworkshops.com.  Series is $29/individual or $49/couple.  Tuition is due at the class.  Cash or check made out to PUSD only.  Teens in Action book will be available for $15.  The book is highly recommended.  Sorry, no refunds. 
 
6-12 Parent Education
Parenting is the hardest job we do, with little to no training!  Enjoy an evening out refreshing your skills to have the happiest family.  Your kids are worth it. 
 
Power Struggles over Screens?  We are here to help!
Learn the research and triumph over the Screen Obsession Phenomena! Join Active Parenting of Teens – a fun, evidenced-based program by Michael Popkin, Ph.D.   Bring out the best in your teen, increase respect, responsibility, and give consequences that work.  Teach your teen the skills to prevent negative influences.  
 
Wednesdays:  10/18 & 10/25 & 11/1 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. @ Twin Peaks Middle
Thursdays:  2/1 & 2/8 & 2/15 from 6:30-8:30 @ Oak Valley Middle
 
*Reserve your space online TODAY at www.theparentworkshops.com.  SERIES is $35/individual or $59/couple.  Tuition is due on the first evening.  Cash or check made out to PUSD only.  Active Parenting of Teens book will be available for $16.  The book is highly recommended.  Sorry, no refunds. 

 

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