Marcilie Smith Boyle's Working Parenting: Parenting with Positive Discipline

Parent Classes, Workshops & Groups
Preschoolers, Kinder, School-Aged, Preteens

Peaceful Parents, Cooperative Kids:  An interactive Parenting with Positive Discipline Series via Zoom 

  • 8 Wednesdays starting 9/22/21 from 11 - 12:30pm 
  • All classes recorded for replay but live attendance highly recommended


  • how to set and hold limits firmly, but not sternly
  • a 3-step process to say cool, calm, and curious in the face of really irritating behavior
  • how to design consequences that are helpful, not hurtful
  • how to foster resilience and a "growth mindset"
  • all about allowance, chores, and family meetings
  • tools to reduce defiance, tantrums, back talk, & other challenging behaviors
  • two things every child needs for intrinsically motivated cooperation
  • emotional regulation skills for both your children and you
  • more!

Based on Positive Discipline by Jane Nelsen

Average class participant rating of 4.6/5 stars.  More reviews here.

Marcilie Smith Boyle, a Certified Positive Discipline Trainer, Career & Executive Coach has been teaching this series via Zoom (video conference) since 2016 and is highly skilled at facilitating engaging, interactive classes in this forum.  More info: 

Marcilie Smith Boyle
marciliesmithboyle [at]