Parenting of 5-12 Year Olds Class

The Marshall Family Resource Center will be holding a Parenting of 5-12 Year Olds class beginning April 25th and going for 7 weeks until June 6th. It will be held at the Marshall Family Resource Center on the corner of Trinity and I Streets on Wednesday evenings from 5:30-7:30. The class, led by Roger Pryor, will be based on the Positive Discipline parenting philosophy. Roger is a Certified Positive Discipline Parent Educator, Heartfelt Non-Violent Communication Facilitator, 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens Leader, Boys to Men Leader, Co-Active and Life Coach, and parent practicing Positive Discipline for 25 years.

Postive Discipline helps parents develop effective strategies for encouraging responsibility, self-confidence, respect, cooperation and problem-solving skills in their children. The class will tackle topics including homework, fighting, bed time and chores among other parenting challenges. The class is free for ECS parents and staff and free child care is provided on site. Call 441-2516 to sign up.