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Summary Paragraph

This curriculum, developed by Michigan State University, aims to improve co-parenting relationships of single parents. Lessons in this six-module curriculum include: positive co-parenting relationships, stress and conflict management strategies, ongoing involvement of both parents, money management/child-support payment, and healthy decisions about romantic and couple relationships. The curriculum can be found online at http://www.togetherwecan.fcs.msue.msu.edu/Curriculum/tabid/54/Default.aspx.


Curriculum Purpose

The curriculum aims to prepare unmarried parents to set goals to promote and create a healthy future for their children, establish a positive co-parenting relationship that enables them to work together raising their children, ensure on-going and sustained involvement of both parents, especially the father, whenever possible in their children's lives, to encourage the on-going payment of child support and provision of other forms of support by the non-custodial parent, and prepare unmarried parents to make healthy decisions about their romantic and couple relationships.

Curriculum Type Healthy Marriage / Relationship
Edition Not Specified
Other Versions Available Not Specified
Total Hours 1440.00 hours
Total Hours Flexible Not Specified
Frequency Not Specified
Frequency Flexible Not Specified
Delivery Format In-Person
Optional Topic Areas Available Yes
Supplemental Facilitator Aids Available Not Specified
Curriculum Has Been Evaluated Yes
Other Languages Available Not Specified

Target Learner Characteristics

Age Not Specified
Income Level Not Specified
Race / Ethnicity Not Specified
Education / Literacy Level Not Specified
Relationship Status Divorced, Unmarried
Military Family Not Specified
Incarcerated Father Not Specified
Non-residental Father Not Specified
Multi-partner Family Not Specified
Step Family Yes
Expectant Family Not Specified
Parents Yes
Relationship In-Distress Not Specified

Costs

Basic Instructional Materials Curriculum binder
Basic Materials Cost Not Specified
Additional Training Costs Yes
Copies Can Be Made Not Specified
Discounts Not Specified

Technical Assistance

Technical Assistance is Available Yes

Evaluation Tools

Customer Satisfaction Survey Available Not Specified
Pre/Post Tests Available Not Specified
Additional Cost Not Specified
Test Grading Options Not Specified

Facilitator Requirements

Facilitator Qualifications Not Specified
Additional Teaching Requirements Not Specified
Technology Requirements Not Specified
Instructional Approach Not Specified
Who Attends Couples, parents
Group Size Not Specified
Facilitator Training Required Yes

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