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Parenting Classes and Courses

Rachel’s  parenting course draws on almost 30 years experience of teaching children, supporting working parents globally and raising 4 children herself.

The course pulls together extensive research about parenting, child development, psychology and Rachel is a certified ‘Parent Practice’ educator.

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Parenting is the most important and challenging job we will ever have.

  • Would you like life at home to be calmer and happier?
  • Would you like to feel more in control, fulfilled and less stressed?
  • Do you want tips on positive discipline that works?
  • Do you want to enable your child to fulfil their potential?
  • Do you want to give your child skills that will set them up for life?
  • Would you like simple, proven tips on positive discipline that works?

'Parenting Matters: Raising a Child to Thrive' Course

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  • 1. Understanding yourself & your child
  • 2. Fostering motivation, self-confidence & co-operation
  • 3. Navigating emotions
  • 4. Setting up for Success
  • 5. Establishing values, boundaries & routines
  • 6. Managing ‘mistaken’ behaviour
  • 7. Keeping calm

Times and Locations

We can run group classes remotely during school term time.

People who attend are parents, grandparents, step parents, godparents, aunts, uncles, nannies, au-pairs or anyone involved in working with or raising a child.

Some parents like to engage with the self-study online course first and then follow up with 1-1 consultations to talk through the content and address more specific issues relating to their child.

Workshops at Home

All the education focused seminars covering topics such as reading, writing, numeracy, homework routines, exams, selecting schools, technology etc. can be delivered for groups of at least 10 people.

Who do you offer Parenting Classes for?

Educating Matters offers parenting classes for busy parents either privately, in schools, for charities or within organisations who want to help their employees successfully integrate work and family.

Over the last 25 years, our founder Rachel Vecht, has worked with all kinds of parents, whether you have multiple children or a high profile job, her training and techniques have successfully changed the lives of thousands of stressed out parents across the world.

Do you offer Online Parenting Courses that I can watch?

Yes, we currently have 1 online parenting course that you can access anytime, anywhere.  It provides parents with children of all ages, the strategies to help their child thrive.

We are in the process of developing further courses-

Boundaries Matter:  Integrating Work & Family

Learning Matters: Learning How to Learn

Would you like to be an affiliate?

Most individual parents get to hear about us through word of mouth.

We are always looking for authentic ways to partner up with organisations or individuals who support or engage with a network of parents.

Please reach out to us, if you would like to become an affiliate for our parenting course and offer it to your network, even if it is just a group of friends.


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