Parent Education

Parent education is a core part of the Mountain School program. Each semester the school offers a range of mini-courses for the parents to choose. 

Classes may include:

- "The Gift of Failure"

- Connecting to Nature

- Newest & best books for the season

- Mindful Parenting

- Positive Discipline

- How to make your own DIY Non-Toxic Cleaners

- A Stick Horse Making class

Classes will either take place at the Schoolhouse or at Louise van Meter Elementary School in Los Gatos. 

You can find all upcoming events on our calendar

A list of upcoming courses is also published in our newsletter each semester and sign-ups are done through Sign-Up Genius.


General meetings featuring jon young - audio recordings

An inspiring talk about how we can help foster our children's deeper connections to nature. You can find recordings of his talks below.