Monthly Parent Ed Classes Sunday Mornings this Fall

Covenant Children and Family Ministry will offer three special parenting workshops this fall at Covenant on Sunday mornings. The topics and dates are:

Sept. 10 at 9:30 a.m. in FE 109 – Make and Take Cool Down Kits

  • Parents will recognize what your child is communicating with their behavior; identify effective skills to help your child self-regulate; discover the power of reflective listening to improve habituation; design and take home a cool down kit to use with your child ($25 for kit)

Oct. 15 at 9:30 a.m. in FE 109 – Demystifying and Navigating School Programs

  • Parents will identify the criteria required for children to qualify for 504, Special Education, Gifted and Talented and Dyslexia; recognize your legal rights and review responsibilities of public education; discover helpful ways to advocate for your child’s academic needs

Nov. 12 at 9:30 a.m. in FE 109 – HELP!  My Child is Glued to His Screen

  • Parents will interpret the latest research on screen time usage; prepare a family media plan to establish expectations for screens; evaluate how screens can be effective tolls with children; determine alternative activities to screens that hold children’s attention