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PETWORTH PEANUTS

Continuing Education
Speaker Series

Discussion sessions are an important part of the Newborn Cohort program, but what about continuing education after cohorts conclude? Peanuts is excited to present our new Continuing Education Speaker Series, which includes FREE, monthly members-only discussion sessions with expert speakers on topics of interest to caregivers of children ages 6 months to ~5 years.

 

Sessions will be hosted virtually in the evenings and login information will be shared directly with members via the Member Portal and the member mailing list.  Not a member yet? Join here

Looking for resources and recordings from recent sessions? Check out the Speaker Series Resources page (member login required). You can also find a list of current/recent speakers on our new Expert Speakers page!

Recent & Upcoming Discussion Sessions

The Continuing Education Speaker series includes FREE members-only panels with expert guest speakers on a monthly basis; see our current schedule below. All sessions are virtual and will be hosted at/around 8:00pm (unless otherwise specified, see below). Zoom information/session information will be posted in the Member Portal and also shared directly with members via email.

 

Session resources, presentations, and recordings (if available) will be made available after each discussion here.

 

Got a topic request or expert contact you'd like to share? Click here to submit!

Sept. 20,
8:00 pm

Special Needs and Autism: Pia Seltmann and Therapeutic Autism Resources (TAR- Education in Motion, LLC) will discuss children with special needs and autism. 

Sept. 24
10:00 am

A special in-person session on toddler-wearing presented by The Breasfteeding Center! Join this in-person event for hands-on coaching and tips/tricks for wearing your toddler. Tickets are limited to 10 couples and can be purchased for $20 via the link available on the  Member Event Portal.  Fee waivers are always available, just contact us.

Sept. 30,
10:00 am

A special in-person session on baby-wearing presented by The Breasfteeding Center! Join this in-person event for hands-on coaching and tips/tricks for wearing your baby. Tickets are limited to 10 couples and can be purchased for $20 via the link available on the  Member Event Portal.  Fee waivers are always available, just contact us.

Oct. 4,
8:00 pm

DC-area activities for kids: a panel with fellow Peanut parents! More details are forthcoming, but join us for a fun in-person panel with some knowledgeable fellow Peanut parents who have lots of local knowledge about fun stuff to do and experience with your babies and toddlers. Stay tuned for more details!

Oct. 18,
8:00 pm

Setting Your Child Up To Get Great Sleep! Join our next panel on sleep training your baby / toddler with Sleep and Wellness Coach, Allison Egidi!

November 1,
8:00 pm

Dr Maia McCuiston with the The McCuiston Group will share her expertise on common childhood illnesses and what to do when your child gets sick. 

TBD November.
8:00 pm

Annual panel with MySchoolDC and experienced Peanut parents on the DC Pre-K 3 lottery! Stay tuned!

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