Programs for Parents and Teachers: Hold the Praise-Try Encouragement

6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Royal Oak Public Library
Friends Auditorium

Event Details

Participants will be able to discuss the negative implications of praise and the benefits of using encouragement. The instructor will describe the three encouragement strategies and how to use them in the home and classroom.

Presented by Oakland Family Services, this series of workshops developed by The Early Learning Community will help parents, teachers, and childcare workers to better understand the development of children and learn strategies to nurture healthy growth and communication. Designed for parents, teachers, and licensed/unlicensed home care providers, each session lasts two hours and participants can receive a certificate at the end.

Register at or call (248) 295-9507 ext. 4308.

Event Type(s): Adult
Age Group(s): Adult
Melissa Smith
(248) 246-3734