What’s New – the latest posts, events, newsletters, and meeting minutes from North Seattle Cooperative Preschools Parent Advisory Council.

Cooperative Preschools Coronavirus Plan and Update

The Parent Cooperative Preschool program has been working hard to come up with a comprehensive plan for each school, by age and phase, starting in September. The site-specific plans include remote learning and some outdoor play times for certain classes/schools. Find out more about each school’s plans by contacting the Parent Coordinator email for the class […]

University-Ravenna Cooperative Preschool Teacher Position

University-Ravenna Cooperative Preschool Teacher Opening University-Ravenna Cooperative Preschool is looking for a caring, creative, enthusiastic, experienced teacher who is passionate about cooperative education to lead our Pre-3s Class. Currently accepting and reviewing applications. Classes begin September 2020. If you or someone you know is interested in teaching a bright group of two to three year […]

Summer 2020 Online Class: Register Now

Understanding Children: Creating and Enhancing Learning EnvironmentsJoin a community of online learners. We all benefit from community and connection. 2020 has made remote learning and home learning a necessity. We’re currently registering for the online course Understanding Children, which starts June 29, 2020. Every quarter we have a different focus, and this summer we’ll be […]

Broadview Cooperative Preschool Teacher Position

Preschool Teacher Opening at Broadview Co-op Preschool Broadview Co-op Preschool seeks a nurturing, motivated, and creative teacher to join our cooperative preschool community to lead our 3 to 5 year age class.   Application deadline:  May 26, 2020. Position available to start September 2, 2020. Schedule:The class meets Mondays and Wednesdays from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., and Tuesdays […]

Found and Lost

Found and Lost by Glen Osborn, N. Seattle College Parent Education Instructor Being alive means change keeps happening.  Change brings the loss of some things and opportunities to find some new things. This is true even for the Coronavirus pandemic we’re living through right now. Think about and then list some important things you’ve lost as […]

Woodland Park Cooperative Preschool Teacher Position

Woodland Park Cooperative School is now hiring a teacher for our 4-5s preschool class for the 2020-2021 school year! Class meets M-Th from 1-4pm; teacher also attends monthly evening meetings. We are looking for someone who: wants to play outside every day; lets children take physical and emotional risks; trusts children with the ability to […]

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Parenting in the Age of Coronavirus

Parenting in the Age of CoronavirusBy Erin BernauParenting is a sprint. You wake up at full attention and follow little people around all day from one activity to another. Your body is a punching bag, a car ramp, a medical experiment. Parenting is also a slog. There are long periods of playing cars on the floor, […]

Parent Impostor Syndrome

Parent Impostor Syndrome

Wedgwood Cooperative Preschool Teacher Position

Wedgwood Cooperative Preschool is looking for a Part-Time Preschool Teacher for its Toddler class for Fall 2020! Please help us spread the word! Class times: Fridays 9-11amPriority Deadline is March 6th, 2020. Applications accepted until position is filled. Interested in applying or know someone that would be a perfect fit?Please see our  full job description and job posting and for more […]

Articulating our Family Values

Articulating Our Family Values By Annie Garrett, M.Ed. How do you create a positive culture? What is the reason for your existence? What purpose do you serve? For me, questions like these conjure up memories of workplace retreats, trust falls, and “yay team” sorts of motivational talks. They are the types of guiding questions that […]