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Beyond ECFE: Parenting Elementary Students

Early Childhood Family Education (ECFE) / ECFE Parent Education -
School Year 2024-2025

Come to class and learn new parenting skills as your child grows from Elementary through High School years. Beyond ECFE Classes are taught by Licensed Parent Educators, meeting once per month. Group discussion allows parents to share their challenges, experience and wisdom. Topics are determined based on the interests of the class. Classes offered are: Parenting Elementary Students, Parenting Middle School Students, and Parenting High School Students.

Parenting Elementary Students (First Thursday of the month):

Topics may include working in partnership with teachers, identity, sleep, friendships, discipline, emotion coaching, sibling relationships, over-scheduling, home-school communication, beginning puberty, teaching personal and media safety, moral development, chores and allowance and other concerns common to this age and stage. Topics are flexible and will reflect the interests of the group. 

For the months of January and April, class will be the second Thursday (January 9th and April 10th).


  Sibling Care Offered

Edina Community Center : ECC ELC Classroom - 116
Thu Sep 5, Thu Oct 3, Thu Nov 7, Thu Dec 5, Thu Jan 9, Thu Feb 6, Thu Mar 6, Thu Apr 10 & Thu May 1
12:00 - 1:30 PM