All our Parent Education Program classes are being held virtually! In addition to our virtual class offering, we will be bringing back in-person classes soon.
We are accepting registrations and referrals for the following virtual classes via Zoom platform:
The Prince William Office of Virginia Cooperative Extension offers Systematic Training for Effective Parenting (STEP) groups. STEP is a seven-week discussion group for parents and others who want to learn more effective communication and discipline. The class facilitator uses videos, a textbook and handouts to lead discussions on child development, communications skills, self-esteem issues and discipline.
Classes are offered for three age groups in English and Spanish: Parents of Young Children (0 to age 5) , Parents of School-Age Children (ages 6-12), and Parents of Teenagers. The cost to cover class materials is $40 for all seven sessions per person or couple.
Registrations and referrals are being accepted for the following classes:
General Parenting Classes:
$40 fee must accompany the registration form. You may sign up for more than one class (for example: STEP & WFGA) on the Parenting Registration Form.
Virginia Cooperative Extension
Parent Education Program
8033 Ashton Ave. Suite 105
Manassas VA 20109
If you are a person with a disability and desire any assistive devices, services or other accommodations to participate in this activity, please contact the VCE Parent Education Program Admin. at (703) 792-6288/TDD*) during business hours of 8:00a.m. and 4:00p.m. to discuss accommodations 5 days prior to the event.*TDD number is (800) 828-1120.