|Sat, Jun 24|
Enhancing Your Parent/Child RelationshipsLearn the key components of developmental relationships that help children to grow into internally motivated, resilient and responsible young people. Lecture, demonstration and practice of the concepts and parenting techniques discussed. Information presented is the result of years of research into the components of positive developmental relationships that has been compiled by the Search Institute at the University of Minnesota. Exciting, practical and fun information will enrich your parenting experience and enhance other relationships in your life, as well. Meets criteria for Minnesota teacher licensure renewal in Positive Behavior and is approved for 1.5 CEU'S.
Apps, Texts and Bullying, Oh My! (parents of school age children)Are you a little overwhelmed by your child's online use? Learn step-by-step how to tiptoe into this new terrain in a book club discussion of Galit Breen's book, Kindness Wins. Discover the most important things to teach your child so that they're prepared for the online world. Remember how grounding it was to sit at the ECFE round table and hammer out naps, schedules and snacks? Consider this the moms of school-age kids version. What you can expect over threesessions: Discover the “secret” things children are doing online that you absolutely need to be prepared for Enrich your older child parenting—we need each other more than ever while parenting this new stage Experience a small, tight-knit Q&A so that your most pressing questions get answered Explore the online world via your child's’ eyes—it looks very different from their point of view Develop an educated parenting stance on raising your digital kids Create an action plan for what topics to discuss with your child Receive your own copy of Kindess Wins! Class meets criteria for Minnesota teacher licensure renewal in Technology and is approved for 3 CEU'S.