Parenting Journey

  • Welcome to Parent Journey

    This course supports young moms and moms-to-be on their parenting journey.

    Topics for class revolve around the MN Parent Education Core Curriculum domains:

    • Parent Development
    • Parent Child Relationships
    • Early Childhood Development
    • Family Development
    • Culture & Community.

    Students will:

    1.   Develop a vision for their family

    2.   Learn about children’s developmental milestones

    3.   Explore healthy births, attachment, discipline, health, nutrition, safety, sleep and transitions/routines

    4.   Build supportive community and parenting resources.

    These topics will be individualized based on the concerns of each participant and the age of the students’ children.

    Class work will include discussion, reading, journaling, organizing information, collecting research, using multi-media and creating projects.

    Attendance:   Your presence is expected every school day and is essential to learning!

    Grading:   The grade you earn in this class will be based on attendance, class participation, journal entries, and assessments of your knowledge that you demonstrate on quizzes, projects and presentations. The points and expectations will be given in the project grading rubrics. All projects are expected to be on time. Late projects will be docked points for each day pass the due date. The basic A - N scale will be used for this class: A (100 - 90%), B (89-80%), C (79 -7 0%), D(69 - 60%), below 60% is No credit.

    English Homebound Curriculum:    Instructions for Homebound Students can be found here.  You will need multiple copies of page 2.   All the instructions are on page one.   Use this Just in Time Parenting Resource for the reading assignment.  If you have questions contact Ms. Reitter.

    Spanish Homebound Curriculum:  Instructions for Spanish Homebound Students are being developed.  Find the Spanish version of the Just in Time Parenting Resource resource for the reading assignment.  If you have any questions, contact Ms. Ana G


  • Michelle Storvick, Parent Educator
    ECFE (Early Childhood Family Education)
    Phone: 651-744-8385