Parent Education

Infant Toddler Program

Play and Learn with Your Child

We enroll on a first-come, first-served basis. Send us your name, address, phone, and your child's name and date-of-birth. fled@email.edcc.edu | 425.640.1665

Infant/Toddler Classes

Children from 0 to 36 months. Classes meet one day per week (Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday or Friday 9:30-11:30 a.m.) according to grouped ages.

Open Enrollment for Fall Quarter

Enroll for Fall 2017

Download the Fall enrollment form

Please email fled@edcc.edu for faster response.

Contact Family Life Education for scheduling details.
425.640.1665 | fled@edcc.edu

Infant/Toddler Program - General Information

Location: Edmonds Community College, Center for Families Room 110 - 20000 68th Ave. W, Lynnwood, WA Get directions to campus.

Our infant and toddler programs involve a two-hour class, one day per week. Contact us for refund policy. Classes run for ten weeks during Fall, Winter and Spring Quarters.

Our program is designed to benefit children and parents in a play-based learning environment.

Play-based classroom for infant/toddlers

  •  Parent and child attend class together
  • Children of similar age range attend the same class
  • Play-based activities and lessons provided by highly qualified teachers
  • Developmentally appropriate instruction, activities and toys
  • Active play activities provide for developing motor skills, cognitive skills and language skills of infant and toddlers
  • Open  play time, parent education discussion, music and movement, snack and outdoor time (depending on weather)
  • Parents participate and learn to guide developmentally appropriate play

Parent Education instruction

  • Discussion groups with other parents of similar age children in the same classroom as the children
  • Topics related to child development and current best practice in parenting approaches
  • Coaching, mentoring and modeling by college instructor on a weekly basis in class

Sample Activities in the Classroom 

  • Painting
  • Bubbles
  • Sensory table (water, rice, other materials to explore)
  • Cars, trucks, ramps
  • Play-doh
  • Pretend play area
  • Books
  • Puzzles
  • Toddler ramp, stairs and climber
  • Singing and movement during circle time

All classes have a limited number of spaces available for younger siblings. However, an extra fee is charged to enroll a sibling.

 

Class Schedule Disruptions

If Edmonds Community College cancels classes because of inclement weather, The Family Life Education Department Infant/Toddler Classes will be canceled, and classes will not be rescheduled.

If Edmonds School District closes due to weather or power outages call 425.640.1247 (Center for Families Reception desk) for more information.

If Edmonds School District is running late, the Family Life Education Department Infant/Toddler Classes will begin as scheduled. It is understood some parents may arrive late due to delayed school start for school age children.

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