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October 10, Private Elementary School Fair, San Ma...

8th Annual Private Elementary School Fair Tuesday, October 10, 2017 from 5:30 to 7:30 PM A unique opportunity to engage with 35 schools! The only Peninsula event that connects families with multiple private and independent schools at the same time. Speak informally with school representatives and find the right fit for your child and family. • First 100 families get a beautiful printed guide to schools • Children Are...

Positive Discipline Course Based on Jane Nelsen st...

Positive Discipline Course (Preschool/Elementary School Aged Kids) Wednesday, October 4, 11, 18 & 25,  7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Parents Place in Palo Alto, $90 – $160 During this series of four sessions, based on Jane Nelsen’s Positive Discipline books and interactive activities, discover how better to understand your child’s behavior; discipline with friendship, love, and respect; and find common-sense solutions to everyday...

Challenge Success / Stanford Parent Ed Night Oct 2...

Challenge Success is an amazing organization working towards creating more healthy learning environments in schools and families. I highly recommend that you attend. The event will get sold out, so purchase your tickets today. Bill and I will be there. Kenneth Ginsburg, M.D., M.S. Ed Keynote Speaker  Raising resilient children and teens who thrive in our rapidly changing and uncertain world is no small task. What can parents...

October Parenting Classes in Palo Alto at Parents ...

Sign Up Now! Palo Alto Parenting Workshops Parenting The Positive Discipline Way—Four Sessions (Preschool/Elementary) Wednesdays, Oct. 4 – 25, 7:00 – 9:00 PM Cynthia Klein is teaching Mothers & Daughters—Connecting & Letting Go—2 sessions (Middle/High School) Wednesdays, Oct. 4 & 11, 7:00 – 9:00 PM  Romance of Risk: Helping Teens Stay Safe (Middle/High School) Tue., Oct. 17, 6:30 – 8:30 PM Public or Private?...

Don’t Nag Your Kids! Collaborate Instead

 When you have a problem that both you and your children want to solve, start with the Collaborator Role rather than the Director Role. Everyone will be happier in the family when issues are discussed, solutions are found, and you encourage successful follow through. (Learn how to decide on your role.) You first need to tell your family that you are no longer going to be in charge of, for example, getting out of the house on...