Parenting Classes

Parenting Skills Are A Con

Frank Furedi | Posted 31.05.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Frank Furedi

It seems that everyone believes that parenting classes are wonderful idea - except for the parents.

Government To Teach Grandmothers How To Suck Eggs

The Huffington Post UK | Andrea Mann | Posted 18.05.2012 | UK Comedy

The government has announced controversial new plans for classes teaching grandmothers how to suck eggs. “We know from speaking to the elderly, a...

Parenting Classes Not A 'Nanny State' Policy, David Cameron Insists

PA/The Huffington Post | Posted 18.05.2012 | UK

Free parenting classes are not a "nanny state" policy, David Cameron insisted as he unveiled a number of initiatives aimed at helping families. The...

Free Parenting Classes To Be Offered To Families

The Huffington Post UK | Kyrsty Hazell | Posted 05.11.2012 | UK Lifestyle

The government is offering free parenting classes to families with children under five in a bid to encourage external help with childcare. The pilo...

The Challenges of Modern Parenting

Rachel McClary | Posted 17.12.2011 | UK
Rachel McClary

Parenting comes with its own challenges for every generation. For me it's the challenge of how to balance being a mum with being a woman in my own right. Give parents a break, there is no one size fits all and most of us do a great job.

Government To Splurge £5million On 'Teaching' Parents How To Raise Their Children

PA | Posted 16.12.2011 | UK Universities & Education

Some 50,000 families are to be given free parenting lessons as part of the coalition's drive to make society more responsible. The classes are bein...

Free Parenting Classes To Be Tested

PA | Posted 18.11.2011 | UK Universities & Education

Free parenting classes will be offered to all families with children under five years of age in a pilot scheme announced at the Liberal Democrat autum...