Parenting Class on Raising Children Ages 5-12 Offered at the Marshall Family Resource Center

Eureka City School’s  Marshall Family Resource Center will be offering a  parenting class focusing on raising children ages 5-12 years. It will be taught by Roger Pryor, a Certified Positive Discipline Parent Educator , Heartful/Non-Violent Communication Facilitator, 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens Leader , Co-Active and Life Coach and  parent practicing Positive Discipline for 25 years.

In the class, there will be fun and experiential activities designed to help parents learn many great ways to help children achieve responsibility, self confidence & courage, self-discipline, respect, a desire to cooperate & contribute and problem-solving skills. Positive Discipline helps parents understand why children misbehave and learn specific ways to build important life skills while solving problems around:

  • Eating
  • Fighting
  • Chores
  • Self-motivation
  • Temper tantrums
  • Getting up and off to school
  • Homework
  • Sharing
  • Bed-time

The class will be held on Wednesday evenings at the MFRC on the corner of Trinity and I Sts. beginning April 27th and going through June 8th from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Registration is free for any ECS parent or staff and free, on-site childcare will be provided. Interested folks should call 441-2516 to register.