|Wed, Feb 1 - Jun 14|
•Parent Educator speaks Hindi, Urdu and Konkani and will help parents use their common language to create a successful multilingual group environment
Bi-Cultural Caregiving for Families from India (Birth to Kindergarten Enrollment) SeparatingThis is a separating class (child and parent spend time together and apart). An opportunity to provide a culturally and linguistically specific ECFE experience to families from India: Parent educator will facilitate discussion using a bi-cultural lens Parents will share Indian parenting practices focusing on parenting strategies to raise a child while navigating a new and unfamiliar culture Parents will discuss challenges of balancing two cultures with the goal of raising a securely bi-cultural child Parent Educator speaks Hindi, Urdu and Konkani and will help parents use their common language to create a successful multilingual group environment A limited number of Infants 0-4 months are welcome to stay with parents during discussion time. Please enroll your young infant only in the Sibling Care option. NOTE: These young infants will remain with the parents during discussion time. ECFE classes are priced on a sliding fee schedule based on family income. Please choose the fee that best fits your family budget. A 10% surcharge will be applied to fees for Non-Minneapolis residents.