Category Archives for Communication Skills

Taking the Drama Out of Your Home

This class will look at drama in our lives and in our home.. We discuss how to recognize it is creeping in with yourself, and your children. I will teach you how even a small child can understand these terms and recognize the source. We will discuss how to flip the drama to a positive version, […]

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The powers of laughter sense of humor and play

This workshop was taught in the 2015 Not Back to School Summit – REGISTER HERE for FREE live access to our next summit!“People who have access to their sense of humor in the midst of stress are much more resilient. They are emotionally more flexible, and can bend without breaking in the midst of the most […]

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5 Social Lessons Every Child Must Know

This workshop was taught in the 2015 Not Back to School Summit – REGISTER HERE for FREE live access to our next summit!Never in the history of the world have so many people taken an interest in the social development of children. Why? Social grooming is a natural part of any civilization, but have we gone […]

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Six Principles That Will Improve How You Communicate

This workshop was taught in the 2015 Not Back to School Summit – REGISTER HERE for FREE live access to our next summit!  The basis for building relationships in your marriage and family is healthy communication. In this workshop we will learn six techniques for speaking with clarity, listening with understanding, and how to operate in […]

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Homeschooling Through High School and Beyond Course

Many parents struggle with the thought of homeschooling through high school, especially the part about preparing their child for college and the “real world”. Bookmark

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Character Infusion

Presentation by Tresta and Thom Neil Making any moment outrageously fun! This is a Christian-based presentation for teens.Bookmark

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Learning to Communicate Through Improvisation and Play

Lighten Up!  Learning to Communicate through Improvisation and Play  Presentation by Shelby Smith Are you ready for some new ideas? Some new ways to add fresh, fun energy to your home? To add variety to your school days, at no cost but with big benefits? Bookmark

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Teens – Being Positive May be Easier Than You Think

Being Positive May Be Easier Than We Think – For teens and their parents Presentation by Dr. Sanford Danziger  This eye-opening workshop allows people to see that we can influence and control our attitudes and emotions—much more than we may have realized. It is fast-paced, entertaining, humorous—and very interactive.  Bookmark

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Family Simulations – Learning by Doing

Family Simulations: Learning by Doing –  Education at home is not just about teaching children. It’s about the whole family learning, changing and experiencing life in a new way. Simulations are more than “pretend play” and are for the whole family. Instead of just reading about things why not experience it as a family? Read […]

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Taking Responsibility for your own Education

Taking Responsibility For Your Own Education –  A class for youth ages 8-12 on what it looks like when you take responsibility for your own education.  Parents should attend this class with their child, however, Mary Ann’s gentle and direct approach will have your child feeling like they can really take charge, and will give them […]

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