Welcome 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.

We are excited to announce that our administrative offices have moved!  We are located at 1000 W. Sunset Blvd, Ste 201, Los Angeles, CA 90012.  Our offices are open Monday through Friday, 9am – 4pm.

Please note: Saturday classes will continue to be held at the Echo Park United Methodist Church at 1226 N Alvarado St, Los Angeles, CA 90026.

Catherine Daley, principal at Sally Ride Elementary describes our work on the Whole School Project.Other videos are available here.

A proud member of:

Program Highlights

register register


School’s out at Sally Ride!

By Ariel Wrye, Lead Trainer for Education Programs

As teachers and students throughout the city begin to count down the days to the summer vacation, we at Echo Parenting & Education are wrapping up the first year of the Whole School Project at Sally Ride Elementary School in South LA. This project is about working with […]

Read more
How To Talk So Your Children’s Teacher Will Listen

by an Echo Parenting & Education parent
As I dropped my son off outside of his second grade classroom one morning, his teacher came towards me, noticeably agitated. “I know you don’t punish “Sam” (name changed), but please, just this one time, I need you to make an exception and give him a punishment!” I was […]

Read more