We are pleased to present, in partnership with Washington Union School District, a special talk for parents by Barbara Coloroso. Barbara is an international bestselling author and for the past 44 years an internationally recognized speaker and consultant on parenting, teaching, school discipline, positive school climate, bullying, grieving, nonviolent conflict resolution and restorative justice.

Her talk, titled “Parenting with Wit & Wisdom”, will be held on September 25th at 6:30pm in the San Benancio Middle School multi-purpose room. Topics will include:

  • Positive home climate
  • Simple rules to help stop trouble before it starts
  • Power struggles—what, how, why and when not to engage
  • Six critical life messages
  • Discipline and punishment—why one works and the other only appears to work
  • RSVP—reasonable, simple, valuable, practical consequences
  • Mistakes, mischief, and mayhem
  • Three kinds of families—brick wall, jellyfish and backbone
  • Keeping your cool without putting your feelings on ice
  • Buffering children from sexual promiscuity, drug abuse, and suicide
Barbara Coloroso: Parent with Wit and Wisdom. September 25 at 6:30pm. San Benancio Middle School