Wider Family Learning


Understanding your teenager

This course can be booked online.

11/02/2021

Aspire Cloud

10:00 - 12:00

Thursday

2 hours x 4 sessions

PLEASE NOTE TIMES OF COURSE ARE: 11 Feb - 10.00 - 12.00, 18 Feb - 14.00 - 16.00, 25 Feb - 10.00 - 12.00, 4 March 14.00 - 16.00

This is a free, online 8 hour course for parents, guardians and carers of children and teenagers in West Sussex. The aim of this course is to enable parents to positively discuss the changes experienced by adolescents and their families and how to best support their teens grow into happy and confident adults. Parenting courses are not interventions and the tutor will not tell parents "how it's done" rather they are discussion-based with time to share experiences, ideas, concerns and possible solutions.
Content will include all/some of the following: Tutors will facilitate and encourage discussion in a secure environment, the expectations and concerns of the leaners will be used to inform the planning and content of the course to meet learners' needs.

A look at adolescent development and the impact on the family; ideas for problem solving and negotiation techniques; discussion on positive communication skills and how to practice them.

This is an online course delivered using Teams, in real time with live interation with your tutor and fellow learners. Learners will join the class from home and be able to exchange and interact with other learners as they would in a classroom. There will be discussion and demonstration. You will have opportunities to discuss and ask questions - this is an interactive course with the tutor present throughout. You can access the session for free by downloading Microsoft Teams on your mobile, tablet, laptop or computer.

Make a wax paper lantern

This course can be booked online.

08/02/2021

Aspire Cloud

10:00 - 11:00

Monday

1 hour x 1 session

This is a free taster session for parents, guardians and carers and their children who are currently remote learning in West Sussex. This is a fun one hour Family Learning session where you will work together with your child, to create a simple wax paper lantern. These fun, creative family learning session are here to support you and your child(ren) with home learning during lockdown and beyond.

Make a printed bag

15/02/2021

Aspire Cloud

10:00 - 11:00

Monday

1 hour x 1 session

This is a free taster session for parents, guardians and carers and their children who are currently remote learning in West Sussex. This is a fun one hour Family Learning session where you will work together with your child, to create a simple personalised cloth shopping bag. These fun, creative family learning session are here to support you and your child(ren) with home learning during lockdown and beyond.