The PEACE Program (Parent Education And Child Empowerment) is a parent education program lead by Montessori trained early child educators and parents to support families and their children in the first six years of life. Grand Lake Montessori has been hosting The PEACE Program since 2016 and are proud to be an innovative partner in expanding parent education and support to families everywhere. Learn more about this program at www.thepeaceprogram.org or reach out directly at firstname.lastname@example.org.
FREE Weekly Parent/Infant Group – Hosted Virtually!
Baby & Me is a drop-in support group for parents or caregivers and their 0-18 month infants. Expecting families are also encouraged to attend. This group is hosted virtually and is part child development class, part parenting office hours. Facilitator and host, Mariana Bissonnette, is an AMI 0-6 trained Montessori educator and parent of two. Learn more and sign up at www.thepeaceprogram.org/signup.
FREE Prenatal & Infant Home Visits – Hosted Virtually!
Home Visits are conducted over Zoom as a personalized consultation about parenting, child development, early Montessori Education and more! Each visit is a conversation that helps support parents in answering everyday parenting questions about sleep, solids, play, early toileting and more. Families are eligible for free home visits every 2 months in their child’s first year. After the first year, sliding scale home visits are also available. Learn more and sign up at www.thepeaceprogram.org/signup.
FREE Parenting Workshops & Classes – Hosted Virtually!
Join us for an upcoming parenting workshop about child development, Montessori education, and more! Workshops are centered around the development of the child prenatally and in their Toddler and Preschool years and are formatted as part lecture/part discussion. See below for upcoming workshops and check out recordings of previous workshops on the resources page at www.thepeaceprogram.org/resources.
- Parenting the Newborn: A prenatal class about child development, parenting, gear and more! Upcoming classes on Saturday, October 24, 2020 from 9-11am and Saturday, February 6, 2021 from 9-11am. Register at www.thepeaceprogram.org/signup.
- Montessori Literacy: A workshop about the Montessori approach to literacy during the preschool period (3-6 years), the development of the child that supports that approach and what you can do with your child at home. Wednesday, October 28, 2020 from 5:30-6:30pm. Register at www.thepeaceprogram.org/signup.