Professional Nanny Training Programs


Nanny Up is a series of informative 90-minute classes designed to expand the constantly growing knowledge of our nannies, lead by professionals in our industry.  Stanford Park Nannies is proud to give nannies the opportunity to further develop their insight, improve their skills, and network with other professionals in their community.

As part of our ongoing commitment to raising in-home childcare standards, SPN is proud to underwrite this series.

Cost: $15

*All classes to be held at the Arrillaga Family Recreation Center in Menlo Park.

Kids and Food – There’s a Lot to Learn!

Advice from a Nutrition Consultant

February 11th  |  10:00 am – 11:30 am | Gretchen Flanagan

Are you confused by all of the food choices available- gluten free, dairy free, organic, high fiber, low sugar? Have you ever wondered what in the world this all means?

Back by popular demand, Gretchen Flanagan will be her sharing her expertise in pediatric nutrition to educate us and to help dispel many myths surrounding kids and food.

Gretchen is a registered dietician with over 20 years of experience working with children and their families. She is currently a pediatric dietician at Lucille Packard Children’s Hospital and owns a private practice in Menlo Park.

Nannies are invited to stay to network from 11:30 am to 12:00 pm.


Future Sessions:

APRIL 29th  |  National Nanny Training Day

National Nanny Training Day is held to recognize the needs of young children and to raise awareness of the positive correlation between nanny training and quality care.  Nannies from all over the U.S. will gather in their local communities at training events to discuss topics directly related to the care of children and solutions to problems faced in the job.