Summer Co-ops on NSC Campus

Continuing and new co-op students are welcome in our summer classes!  Please pass the word to friends and family.  All classes are held on campus at NSC. 2-5 Multiage This Wednesday AM class with Teacher Monica is for children in the 2017-18...

Woodland Park Summer Co-op

Want to keep on with co-op this summer? Check out the Woodland Park Summer Co-op, offering nine two-week sessions throughout June, July and August! Class time spent almost entirely outdoors in our magical play space, with inspired art and...

Parent Circle Class

The Parenting Circle Class at our local Shelters works to build community and create space for parents who are dealing with the many challenges of raising children while experiencing homelessness. There is art, crafts, snacks and conversation...

Val Donato Award Nominations

Attention Co-op Members! Please consider nominating a parent educator for the Val Donato award this spring. This award is presented in recognition of exceptional work and is a wonderful honor to receive! Donato award nomination form 2018

April PAC Newsletter

Our April PAC Newsletter is here and it includes an excellent article from Parent Education Instructor Rebecca Hoyt. Tuning into the Senses for Emotional Regulation Author: Rebecca Hoyt Think of the many ways in which emotional and physical...

Guardian Nomination Workshops

LayRoots is hosting some Guardian Nomination Workshops, where parents learn about the process of naming a guardian for their kids, as well as receive fully executed legal documents naming that guardian. The workshops will be held at different...

March PAC Newsletter

Our March PAC Newsletter is here and it includes an excellent article from Parent Education Instructor Mary Ann Abbott. The “Perks” and “Downsides” of Parenting Author: Mary Ann Abbott Let’s face it!  Parenting is one of the most demanding jobs...

February PAC Newsletter

Our February PAC Newsletter is here and it includes an excellent article from Parent Education Instructor Kristin Church. Helping Out Around the House Author: Kristin Church Our family is a bit of a madhouse: three awesome kids-all in sports...

January PAC Newsletter

Our January PAC Newsletter is here and it includes an excellent article from Parent Education Instructor Rebecca Hoyt. Raising an Action Verb: Allowing Your Children to Be Author: Rebecca Hoyt MSW Winter often means books for my family, books for...

Raffle Tickets!

All co-ops are now selling PAC raffle tickets to raise money for our scholarship fund. Each class has a goal of selling 25 raffle tickets. Details: Tickets – $5 each This is PAC’s big yearly fundraiser, and our main source of scholarship...

December PAC Newsletter

Our December PAC Newsletter is here and it includes an excellent article from Parent Educator Emily Bradley. “It Takes a Village” Author: Emily Bradley What should young people do with their lives today? Many things, obviously. But...

November PAC Newsletter

Our November PAC Newsletter is here and it includes an excellent article from Parent Educator Erin Bernau. Kids and Media: Formulating a Family Plan Author: Erin Bernau Like many of you, I find myself in almost daily negotiations with my kids...

Babes-in-Arms Policy

Preschools with a Babes-in-Arms Policy This year several preschools have adopted policies on babes-in-arms. Our generic policy suggestion can be found here. For the co-op’s policy specifics, please ask their Parent Coordinator. Latona...

First Aid/CPR Class

Take advantage of this great opportunity! North Seattle College’s Parent Education program is very pleased to be offering a First Aid/CPR class this fall, FREE, to NSC instructors, children’s teachers, and members of North Seattle College’s...