Date: October 26, 2019
Time: 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Venue: Shanghai American School, Puxi Campus, 258 Jinfeng Road, Minhang District, Shanghai, China 201107
Cost: USD 350 or RMB 2350
Target Audience: teachers, parents and administrators interested in parent education
Positive Discipline is a program based on the work of Alfred Adler and Rudolf Dreikurs, and is designed to teach children to become responsible, respectful and resourceful members of their communities. Based on the best-selling Positive Discipline books by Dr. Jane Nelsen and co-authors Lynn Lott, Cheryl Erwin and others, Positive Discipline teaches important social and life skills in a manner that is deeply respectful and encouraging for both children and adults (including parents, teachers, childcare providers, youth workers, and support staff). Recent research tells us that children are “hardwired” from birth to connect with others, and that children who feel a sense of connection to their community, family, and school are less likely to misbehave and focus more on learning. To be successful contributing members of their community, children must learn necessary social and life skills.
The 5 Criteria
Positive Discipline is based on the understanding that discipline must be taught and that discipline teaches. Dr. Jane Nelsen gives the following criteria for “effective discipline that teaches”:
MONICA ALBERTINI is a Middle School Counselor at the Shanghai American School Puxi Campus. She earned her master’s degree in counseling from Boston University and has been in international elementary and middle school counseling positions for the past 18 years, working in prevention as well as effective interventions with children, families and all members of the school community. She fell in love with Positive Discipline philosophy and programs in 2008. First becoming certified as a Parent Educator and then extending this passion to classroom facilitation in 2012, then Trainer level in 2018. She is an experienced certified PD educator constantly seeking to bring PD tools creatively to classrooms and homes and has used PD tools in K-12 as a teacher as well as a counselor. She enjoys supporting parents, teachers and students to achieve success through mutually respectful and satisfying relationships.
Complete the online registration form by October 11, 2019. Click here to register.
Payment can be made by:
(PLEASE identify that the wire transfer is for Becoming a Positive Discipline Parent Educator. If a school title fapiao is required, the wire transfer must be made in the name of the school)
Name: Shanghai American School
Account Number: 121909916032103
Bank Name: China Merchants Bank Head Office
Bank Address: China Merchants Bank, Shanghai Xu Jia Hui Sub-Branch Floor 38, No.18, Cao Xi Road (N), Shanghai, China, Post Code: 200030
SWIFT Code: CMBCCNBS
Bank Tel. Number: +86-21-64273890
Name: Shanghai American School
Account Number: 121909916010803
Bank Name: China Merchants Bank, Shanghai Xu Jia Hui Sub-Branch
Bank Address: Floor 38, No.18, Cao Xi Road (N), Shanghai, China, Post Code: 200030
Bank telephone: +86 21 64273890-171 / 64279653
开户行地址： 上海市漕溪北路18 号38 楼, 邮编：200030
开户行电话号码：+86-21-64273890-171 / 64279653
Visa: You will need a visa if you are coming to Shanghai from outside of China. A simple tourist visa is sufficient for the trip.
Transportation: Transportation will be provided from the recommended hotel to the Puxi campus. Participants are responsible for their own transport to and from the airport.
Recommended Hotels: Intercontinental NECC Puxi The hotel is close by the school and five minutes walk to the subway. Please book directly with firstname.lastname@example.org at the hotel letting her know that you are a guest of the Shanghai American School when booking. You will then be eligible for our corporate rate @RMB 800 + 10% service charge + 6% tax including 1 daily breakfast.
Registration Fee Includes:
Weather: The average temperatures for October are between 14 °C and 22 °C.
Contact details: If you have any questions, please contact Katrin Hebein at email@example.com.