Parent Child University
Fall into f n!
NEW Demo & Make up-Scheduler
Also available to come out to your home, office, playgroup, or school!
             Toll Free Phone & Fax: (888) 703-4PCU
Mobile Office: (571) 643-1002 Offering: Parenting Classes for Parents, Enrichment Classes for Childen, and fUn for all!
Classes for Parents; Classes for Children
& fUn for all!
Serving the Greater DC area since 2005.
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Bring a friend (who might register)
to your class and receive 
an eggshaker, CD or other musical gift for
yourself or your friend!

Kindermusik no charge demonstration classes!

Kindermusik or
ABC Music & Me or
Signing Smart Demos
Tuesday, 9/15 10:00 or 11:00
NEW! Thursday, 9/17 10:30
Friday, 9/18 10:00 or 11:00
Saturday, 9/19 9:30 or 10:30 or 11:30
Sunday, 9/20 2:00 or 3:00
join us at ANY of our ongoing classes! Simply use our
Automated Demo Scheduler!
Search for a demo class by location/teacher/dates!

Via our Demo Scheduler or
E-mail: or
Phone: (888) 703-4PCU
 or simply just come!


Kindermusik Kids do Better in School! 
Click the picture for just one of many studies.

Dunstan Baby Language

Your baby is BORN saying
5 words.
Come learn them!

Call (888) 703-4PCU for details
& (703) 228-4747 to arrange a class or private coaching session!

"America's Pediatrician,"
Dr. William Sears,
Launches his
L.E.A.N. Programs
Attitude &
Seminars for all
Parents &
Child Care Providers!
Dr. Sears' LEAN (Lifestyle, Exercise, Attitude & Nutrition)

Come learn how to help prevent N.D.D. Nutrition Deficit Disorder (the title of his latest book, 4/09)
  and have fUn learning about nutrition,  eating healthy snacks, playing movement games, and sharing recipes with other families under the guidance of a
trained Dr. Sears' LEAN Coach.

Come Learn:

  • How to make brainy breakfasts your child will actually eat.
  • How much protein your child should eat & how!
  • Why water is sooo important!
  • Why children do NOT need a fat-free diet, but a correct-fat diet!
  • So MUCH more!

Classes run 2 hours for 3 sessions. Host your own home party LEAN classes and your class is fr*ee. Your tuition includes Dr. Sears' LEAN Start Guide, 6 hours of lecture & facilitated discussion, and 3 healthy snacks.

Call (571) 643-1002 or (888) 703-4PCU to schedule your class at your home, office, school, or playgroup today or register at Falls Church Recreation for classes:
10/01 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
11/05 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
10/24 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
11/14 3:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Conscious Discipline

Teacher & Administrator
Training or
Parent Sessions

Book one session for
September and receive one this
school year for FR*EE!

Limited spots expected to book fast at: Preschools,
Elementary Schools,
Child Care Centers, Mom's  Groups, Homes & Offices!
Based on: Becky Bailey, Ph.D.'s work &
Presented by:
Tracey Kretzer, M.S., in training for her Certified Conscious Discipline Instructor License hopefully this September!

The National Effective Parenting Initiative
The National Effective Parenting Initiative Affiliated Organization PCU

"The National Effective Parenting Initiative (NEPI) is about working together to make it the birthright of every child in the United States to be raised effectively and humanely by loving and skillful parents who receive the best possible parenting education and support."

Sign the The Effective Parenting Initiative to be sent to the White House.

Find out more and consider becoming a
Parent Member or Professional Member
here and save 10% by mentioning:
Parent Child U - Affiliated Organization

Greetings Parent Child families,

It is Back to School/Class this Autumn. Come have fn at one of Parent Child 's many teacher/administrator training sessions, parenting classes, child enrichment classes, and/or after-school programs! Registration is OPEN and prices are priced ridiculously-low this term! Please help us fill our classes and/or pass the good word so prices don't have to go back up next term :). Each class session has also been extended by 5 minutes for the best value per class and even more fUn! We also offer UNLIMITED Make-up Classes!

See our full class list and at our more user-friendly site, and schedule your fr*ee preview class today with our NEW Demo Scheduler! Not
sure what class to choose? See our photos & video clips of each class type!

We have a variety of award-winning research-based classes to choose from:

Conscious Discipline
Loving Guidance: I Love You Rituals (A) (0-5 yrs.) Music & Movement class based on Dr.Becky Bailey's book by the same name.

Village (Birth - 16/18 mos.)
Sign & Sing (6 mos. -  3 yrs.)
Our Time (16/18 mos. - 4 for summer!)
Imagine That (3-5 yrs.)
Young Child(4-7 years)
Family Time (Birth - 5 years ; 5 and older  and under 6 mos. are FR*EE! with a registered sibling)

Signing Smart
Beginner (5 mos. - 2 yrs.)
Intermediate (walking - 2 yrs.)
Zoo (5 mos. - 2 yrs.)
Holiday (5 mos. - 2 yrs.)

ABC Music & Me!  NOW HIRING!
(2-4 yrs.) in English or Spanish
(4-6 yrs.) in English or Spanish

Playground Diplomacy™
(2-4 yrs.)
(4-6 yrs.)

Parenting & Teacher/Administrator Trainings
Conscious Discipline NEW!
Positive Discipline
Preventing Power Struggles NEW!
Signing Smart Parent Workshop
Signing Smart Teacher Workshop
Dunstan Baby Language (Soon!)
The Happiest Baby/Toddler on the Block
Playground Diplomacy™
STEP: 6-12

STEP: Teen
National Effective Parenting Initiative
Dr. Sears' L.E.A.N. (Lifestyle, Exercise, Attitude & Nutrition) NEW!

Need help? Give us a call to find the best class for you/your child at (571) 643-1002 or (888) 703-4PCU or simply e-mail us at We also offer Parent Coaching and Birthday Party Entertainment! We look forward to seeing you in class!

Wishing you well,
The Parent Child Team:

Tracey Kretzer, M.S., Founder & Educator
Laura Daub, M.Ed. Signing Smart Educator
Ryann Laden, M.Ed., NCC  Parent Educator
Lee Roberts, M.A., NCC    Parent Educator
Cindy Rigoli, ABC Music & Me Educator

Signing Smart
Parent Workshop

Presented by
Tracey Kretzer, M.S.

Wednesday, 9/16
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 at Fairlington

Saturday, 9/19

2:00 p.m. -4:00 p.m. at Walter Reed

Learn how to sign with your baby or toddler in just seconds a day!
A steal at
$30 + $18 for the book!
Baby signs DADDY with Signing Smart strategies by PCU
"DADDY" 12 mos.
The National Institute of Health (NIH)

showed that babies & toddlers who were signed to as children had an average of
12 point higher IQ
by age 8!

Click here:
PCU Baby Signs CRY instead of CRYING!

Register TODAY by calling
(703) 228-4747
Details online &
(571) 643-1002  or (888) 703-4PCU
Just Ask About Our
 Make-up Class Policy
Make-up Scheduler!

Search for classes by
location, teacher, or dates and have a reminder with maps sent
directly to you!

& Sundays!

  Mornings,  afternoons, evenings, weekends...

ANY Class type during the
Season you are registered!

This provides a
HUGE true cost savings when you can really attend the number of classes you've paid for!

1 Fr*ee 
Book your child's Parent Child U Birthday Party!
THEMES: Pirates and/or Princesses, Trains, Balls, Animals, Sports, Dogs, and MORE! 
Birthday packages include 40-45 minutes of music, movement, ASL, instrument-play, parachute-play, story time, as well as 8 birthday bags (including a CD, book, instrument or prop, and preview class coupon). We even throw in a gift for the birthday boy/girl! Packages start at $150 (which includes 8 party bags and a birthday gift!) - an incredible deal in the DC area! Plus, a HUGE time saver; party planning, travel, entertainment, and bag prep run 3-4 hours for PCU. Dates fill up fast. Reserve your date today to ensure your child's Parent Child U Birthday Party experience!
Offer Expires: October 31, 2009 for booking
Parent Child U Presents Kindermusik (0-7 years)