Seattle Nanny Classes

Zoom & in-person classes available.
Can't wait? Self-paced online course or private workshops available now.
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"Everything changed for me when I found Positive Discipline. It was my lightbulb moment- a philosophy that truly aligned with who I was and that actually, consistently worked with all of my nanny charges. I've taken two in-person Positive Discipline classes through Sproutable, and my understanding of Positive Discipline has gone to the next level."

~Danielle, Nanny

Positive Discipline Workshops 

Join nannies, caregivers and parents in a 3 hour “power” workshop with Julietta Skoog.  

Summer 2021

Virtual via Zoom

Date: Saturday, June 26, 2021

Time:  10am - 1pm PST

Cost:  $100 /per person

Siblings

All siblings fight. Learn how to embrace their conflict using specific techniques that teach long-term social-emotional skills and tackle sibling drama. Regardless of their age, children have the opportunity to learn tools that decrease conflict and increase confidence and assertiveness. These skills support peer interactions and social skills outside the home.

Early Years

Get an introduction to Positive Discipline through experiential learning. We will focus on the "magical age range" from birth through preschool. Learn to discipline with firmness and kindness and set the foundation for important social and life skills. Help children feel a sense of belonging and significance through mutual respect and encouragement.

Spring 2021

Virtual via Zoom

Coming soon!

Cost:  $100 /per person

Positive Discipline 7 Week Series 

Join us for 7 weeks of Positive Discipline classes. Learn to discipline with firmness and kindness, find the fun with children, and set the foundation for important social and life skills. Help children feel a sense of belonging and significance through mutual respect and encouragement. Based on Jane Nelsen’s Positive Discipline books. These classes are a fun way to connect with other caregivers and parents in the community and practice the skills over a few weeks so that you can go more in-depth with the material. All classes facilitated by Julietta Skoog, NCSP, MA​
Ages: This class is good for caregivers and parents of children birth through teens. 
*Due to the COVID-19 outbreak in our area our spring series has been canceled. Our self-paced online series and private coaching are available now if you would like immediate support.  
 Winter 2022 
6:30 - 8:30 pm PST
January 12- March 2
Virtual via Zoom
 Spring 2021 
6:30 - 8:30 pm PST
April 21 - June 9
Virtual via Zoom

Or contact us to pay by check 

Class details: All classes are held on Wednesday evenings (Seattle time), but you can join via Zoom from wherever you are in the world. Each series includes 7 classes. We do take breaks for some holidays and school holidays (ex: spring break). Click on the register buttons above to see the exact class dates.
Registration: $289 individual, $500 partner
*Scholarships are available upon request. Email: seattleclasses@besproutable.com
Private Class: If you wish to set up a private class, please email: info@besproutable.com
 

You are ready. Come learn how to...

Be effective and have fun as a nanny.
Discipline with kindness & firmness.
Help children become responsible problem-solvers. 
Diffuse power struggles.
Build strong relationships.
 Invite cooperation and mutual respect.
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Private Workshops

Schedule a private workshop for 10 or more guests with our expert Julietta Skoog. Available in-person in the United States or via Zoom. Great for:

  • Friends & family

  • Nanny support groups

  • Nannies & families together

  • Agencies

Topic examples

  • Positive Discipline

  • Sibling and peer conflict

  • Anxiety

  • Mindfulness & self-care

Pregnancy to elementary school

Julietta Skoog NCSP, MA

Julietta is a Certified Positive Discipline Trainer. She has an Ed.S Degree in School Psychology and a Masters Degree in School Counseling from Seattle University with over 20 years of experience helping families in schools and homes. She is also the co-founder and early learning expert at Sproutable.
Her expertise includes early child development, autism, learning disabilities, anxiety, and behavior disorders, as well as leading friendship groups and classroom lessons based on Positive Discipline and Social Thinking.  Mindfulness is a key foundation in all of her work.
 
Her popular keynote speeches, classes, and workshops have been described as rejuvenating, motivating, and inspiring. She is the proud mother of three children. 
Listen to Julietta here on KBCS radio.
Watch a Parent Q&A video. 
 

WHAT PEOPLE SAY

I just wanted to let you know I really appreciated everything you have brought to my awareness with parenting. If there ever was a child whom you helped have a better Dad, I'd definitely say I am one of them... & I say that with humility.” 

Positive Discipline

Dr. Jane Nelsen’s Positive Discipline parent education is based on the theories of psychologists Alfred Adler and Rudolf Dreikurs. Positive Discipline helps your child feel a sense of significance and belonging through learning important life skills of empowerment, self-reliance and cooperation. This parenting style encourages kindness and firmness at the same time.
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Kindness is the way we interact and connect with our children, honoring their dignity and respecting their needs.
Firmness is the way we respect ourselves and the needs of the situation, as well as following through with what we say we are going to do.