Having Difficult Conversations with Parents

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Early ChildhoodEducator Trainings


How do we develop positive relationships with all of the families in our programs? What do we need to know and do so that when we must bring up a difficult subject with a parent, it can go as smoothly as possible?

This session addresses Massachusetts Core Competency 3: Partnering with Families and Communities.


Early Childhood Educators


2 training hours

Date and Location

  • March 19, 2019, 6:15pm - 8:15pm, Collaborative for Educational Services, Northampton (Register by March 12)

Cost and Registration

The cost of the workshop is $30. Register online or download and mail the registration form, available on the right side of this page.


  • Photo of Emily Koester

    Emily Koester, M.Ed, has over 25 years of experience working with children and families in both schools and the community. As the former CPC Coordinator in Gill-Montague, Emily may be a familiar face for those in Franklin County. With a background in special education, she has taught in an integrated preschool, and also worked as a bi-lingual (Spanish) Early Intervention Developmental Specialist.

For more information, contact:
Administrative Assistant
413.586.4900 x5568