AMS Connected Family Workshop - Building Communication Skills to Nurture Healthy Child and Family Development for Life

Austin Montessori School is pleased to offer a parenting workshop created and facilitated by Head of School, Grae Baker, and Sveta Pais, Parent Partnership Coordinator. 

This workshop gives parents the opportunity to form a learning community and forge strong relationships with fellow AMS parents. Over six sessions, participants build lifelong communication skills within the Montessori approach to parenting and whole-child development. The AMS Connected Family Workshop is a prerequisite for attending the 'Siblings Without Rivalry' Workshop.

Topics include: The Montessori Framework for Understanding Human Development; The Neuroscience of Effective Communication; Preparing the Home Environment to Encourage Autonomy; Alternatives to Punishment; Creating a Collaborative Partnership with our Children; Specific and Detailed Acknowledgment Versus Praise.