Course curriculum

    1. Welcome to the course

    2. Impact of change on our lives

    3. Application strategies

    4. Scenario practice

    1. The goal is independence

    2. Application Strategies

    3. Scenario practice

    1. Freedom within structure

    2. Application Strategies

    3. Scenario practice

    1. The glue that holds it all together

    2. Application Strategies

    3. Scenario practice

    4. Closing lesson & game plan

    5. Course Feedback

About this course

  • $99.00
  • 15 lessons

Course Goals

Parents & educators will...

  • Enhance their abilities to become pattern seekers and meaning-makers.

  • Use strategies to promote independence and agency in their children.

  • Evaluate their own styles compared with research-backed strategies.

  • Reflect upon and articulate clear boundaries with their children.

  • Understand how our changing world impacts our lives.

  • Deepen their connection with their children.

Empower your children or teens to flourish


Julie Stern

Julie Stern is passionate about creating practical tools for educators to design learning that promotes sustainability, equity, and well-being. She is a four-time, best-selling author of Learning that Transfers, Visible Learning for Social Studies, The On-Your-Feet-Guide to Learning Transfer, and Tools for Teaching Conceptual Understanding, Elementary and Secondary. She is a certified trainer in Visible Learning Plus & Concept-Based Curriculum & Instruction. She is a James Madison Constitutional Fellow, previously served as Director of Curriculum Innovation for a network of schools, and taught social studies for many years. Julie moves internationally every few years with her family.

Bonus material

Included in course registration: These three bonuses will boost your confidence as a parent and improve your effectiveness with your children.

  • Parenting Books Summaries

    Get the highlights from parenting books without having to read them yourself! Download Julie's notes and key ideas from over a dozen parenting books.

  • Habit Tracker

    An editable and printable chart that allows you and your children to build and track positive habits -- a research-backed, wonderful alternative to "chore charts" or "behavior charts" -- a habit tracker is empowering and promotes independence.

  • Time Saving Tips for Busy Parents

    Time is our most precious resource. Download and use these tips to save time so that you can spend more of it enjoying life as a family.

Empower your children or teens to flourish.