Parent Workshops & Support

Parents at Montessori Journey night

We offer parent-focused educational coffees, workshops, and community-wide events for current families to get the most out of their time at Post Oak and learn about the Montessori approach.

Prospective families are invited to the events below. Please contact the Admissions Office if you have any questions.

Upcoming Event

Who’s Raising Our Kids? Nurturing Human Values in the Digital World with Sharon Maxwell PhD

Join us on Thursday, February 9, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. This free, two-hour presentation shows parents how kids are using and abusing media technology and helps parents set balanced, realistic guidelines that bring the Internet into alignment with family schedules and values.

Dr. Maxwell is a practicing clinical psychologist, specializing in adolescent and family therapy. We’re excited to welcome her back to Post Oak. RSVP using the form on this page.

  • Thursday, February 9, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.
  • Bissonnet Campus (4600 Bissonnet St.)
  • Parking on campus and along Avenue B

Childcare for Post Oak families is available for this evening event. 
 

Who’s Raising Our Kids? Thursday, February 9, 2023

Required

I need childcare (Post Oak families only).
Childcare is available for this evening event. To be eligible to attend, children must be students at Post Oak in the Primary and Elementary programs. The cost is $5 per child and will be billed on your monthly statement. Reservations must be made in advance and will be accepted as long as space allows.
(for childcare)

Events for Prospective Families

Open Houses

We hold two open house events at each campus in October and again in December. Join us to learn more about starting or continuing your child’s Montessori journey. Sign up for an open house.

Middle School Experience

Tues., December 13 at 6:30 p.m.
The Post Oak Middle School Experience is an opportunity for current and prospective families to learn about the Middle School firsthand. Students describe travel, community service, academics, and other aspects of Middle School life. All parents are invited, and Upper Elementary students are encouraged to attend with their parents. (Museum District Campus, 1010 Autrey. St.)

Alumni Voices

Thurs., Jan. 12, 2023, 6:30 p.m. (virtual)
How does Post Oak prepare students for college and for life? Come hear first-hand experiences from our alumni as they return to reflect on their time at Post Oak. All parents, both current and prospective, are strongly encouraged to log on for this virtual session. Learn more, sign up, and watch past recordings.

Parent Ed for Current Families

Current Post Oak parents can find a full list of events in the Parent Portal.

Visit the Parent Portal Parent Ed Page

parent and teacher at Montessori Journey

A parent and Primary teacher at Montessori Journey


Infant-Parent Classes (currently not available)

We offer classes for parents with children two months old to pre-walking. Our focus is supporting you to aid your child's language development, movement, social-emotional development, and self-care. Learn more and register on our website.

Other Resources

Aid to Life provides instructions for movement, communication, independence, and self-discipline based on Montessori principles. The format is easy to understand and apply immediately. Presentations include videos as well as step-by-step guidelines and tips for supporting very young children.