LS CARES offering parenting classes

March 19, 2014 

Lee’s Summit CARES, in partnership with the Lee’s Summit R-7 School District, will present three parenting courses this spring, including a special offering for parents of tweens/teens, a course for parents of young children and a general course for parents of children of all ages.

The course for parents of tweens/teens will be from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesdays, March 4 through April 8, at Pleasant Lea Middle School. Cost is $42.

The course will include information about effective ways to stay connected, set enforceable limits and prepare teenagers for success in life.

Love and Logic Magic for Early Childhood will be 6:30 to 8 p.m. Tuesdays, April 15 through May 7, at Great Beginnings Early Education Center. Cost is $20.

Parents will learn effective ways to reduce whining and power struggles and establish a positive discipline foundation in the home. This course is for parents of children from infant to age 6.

Parenting the Love and Logic Way, offered for parents with children of all ages, will be offered from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Mondays, April 7 through May 12, at Longview Farm Elementary School. Cost is $42.

Parents will learn effective ways to respond to common discipline concerns with young and older children as well as techniques to raise young people who are respectful, responsible and fun.

Scholarships are available for all programs. Call Bev at 816 347-3259 or visit www.LSCARES.Org for more information.

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