A FREE upcoming parenting class - Active Parenting -is being offered for families with children ages 5-12yrs. This class takes place in Chesapeake, VA and the first class meets Monday, March 2, 2020.
Where: Chesapeake Public Schools Office of Family And Community Engagement (formerly PRC) Room 123 369 Battlefield Blvd. South Chesapeake, VA 23322
When: Monday, March 2, 2020 to April 6, 2020 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Description: Chesapeake Public Schools, Office of Family And Community Engagement and Bon Secours Family Focus are pleased to sponsor an exciting six-week, research-based video-and-discussion parenting class, called “Active Parenting — A Parent’s Guide to Raising Happy and Successful Children.” This parenting class is organized around the parenting skills necessary for instilling cooperation, communication, courage, school success, responsibility and self-esteem in children. Parents will learn nonviolent discipline skills that really work and how they can set rules that their children can understand and follow. We will explore the goals of behavior and discover how the power of encouragement helps children learn positive behavior. Parents will learn the importance of taking care of themselves as well as their child. A parent’s guide to raising happy and successful children, is for parents/caregivers with children ages 5 to 12 years old.