Pumpkins-for-Peace-2008-044Welcome to Echo Parenting & Education where we are committed to supporting all those who are involved in the care and education of children. We teach within a framework of nonviolence and provide strategies that are based on empathy, connecting language and the understanding of a child’s emotional, physical and brain development.

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Journey to Healing – Our Year End Appeal

 With support from community partners like you, last year alone Echo trained nearly 2,500 parents through community classes and classes in domestic violence shelters…parents like Karen Gonzalez who was featured in a recent NPR broadcast.

Here is an extract from the story:
“After years of physical abuse, Karen Gonzalez finally fled her home in November 2011 after she said […]

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Stories from the Whole School Initiative

This month, Echo was invited to participate in a webinar hosted by Region IX Equity Assistance Center at WestEd for educators in the Western Region of the United States. We were honored to be highlighted as a ‘promising practice’ for trauma-informed education
For those of you who don’t have 90 minutes to listen to the whole webinar, we thought we […]

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