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Share your strengths and learn new parenting strategies!


PS:It Works! Parenting Skills Workshop Series (ONLINE)

  • Tuesday, January 9, 2024, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
  • Tuesday, January 16, 2024, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

This free eight-week series will meet 6-7:30pm,Tuesday evenings January 9-March 5, 2024. The last date to join this series is January 16.

Many factors influence our children and how we parent. Every family, every child is different and unique. Join other parents and guardians online via ZOOM to discuss issues that directly influence parenting and family life in this 8-week series. 

Learn how to talk with your children using these five communication skills: Encouragement, Can Do, Shared Decision Making, Self-Control and Respecting Feelings.

Space is limited. Register today!


We strive to create a climate of mutual respect that enables full participation. Our goal is to create education that is usable, fair, inclusive, and welcoming. We want to know if you experience any issues that affect your ability to take part our courses. Please contact us at tompkins@cornell.edu.

Please contact us if you would like to attend but have concerns about accessing zoom meetings. We may be able to help you get set up.

Setting Up Zoom:

To download and install the Zoom Application:

  • Go to https://zoom.us/download and from the Download Center, click on the Download button under “Zoom Client For Meetings”.
    • This application will automatically download when you start your first Zoom Meeting, but installing before class is a good idea.
  • Once the download is complete, proceed with installing the Zoom application onto your computer.
  • Once Zoom is installed, click on the emailed Zoom link to begin viewing the class in Zoom

If you’ve never used Zoom before, learn the basics of joining a Zoom meeting at this site.

Sponsored by Tompkins Families! -- a program of Cornell Cooperative Extension of Tompkins County -


No cost to attend.

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Family & Community Development

607-272-2292 x247


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Last updated January 2, 2024