You don't have to be a party planner to plan an amazing party.

You just have to learn how to party like a pro. I’ll teach you how.

What Is The Party Course?
It’s how to plan your next party.

Together, we’re going to plan your next event, step by step, in just minutes a day, during this four-week online course.

At the end, you’ll have a fully planned party — and, you’ll have the skills and secret sauce for planning all your future parties!


Does birthday party planning make you feel …

overwhelmed? frantic? insecure?

Let’s fix that.

Planning your party should be FUN!



Wouldn’t you rather feel …

Energized, creative, composed and confident?

I want The Party Course to answer your burning party questions. To make you a more confident hostess. I know you can do it, and want you to know it, too.

  • You’ll feel like a rock star hostess.
  • Your party will go as planned…
  • But when the unexpected happens (it always does), you’ll feel able to roll with it.
  • You’ll be amazed at how much easier it was to pull off your party.
  • Your party will look the way you imagined it.
  • Your guests will be wowed.

And it’s all here on-demand, in The Party Course.


What do you get in The Party Course?

Week 1: Plan

Week 2: Shop

Week 3: Style

Week 4: Party


  • Choose a theme
  • Prioritize your spending
  • Make a budget
  • Choose your guest list
  • Select a date, place and time
  • Brainstorm the look and fun
  • Plan games and activities


  • Use Pinterest the right way
  • Pick your party favors
  • Shop smart
  • Build your serving pieces collection
  • Choose a party style
  • Spend only when it’s worth it


  • How to print and trim printables
  • Choose your dessert table menu
  • Arrange your sweets
  • Style your dessert table
  • Add a party backdrop
  • Style your dining tables
  • Create centerpieces


  •  Issue invitations
  •  Guarantee RSVPs
  •  Party manners
  •  Choose drop off or not
  •  Write thank you notes

And, you get bonus content!

My exclusive cheat sheets:
  • My 8 essential party planning worksheets
  • Party theme ideas
  • Party game ideas
  • My favorite party shops
  • Must-have crafting tools
  • My party-day emergency bag
  • Day of the party schedule
Extra credit lessons:
  • Hosting at a party venue
  • Finding party rentals and booking entertainment
  • Mastering outdoor parties
  • Tips for surviving sleepovers
  • Faking floral arrangements


Just do the homework for each lesson, and you’ll have a fully planned party by the end of the course.

Here’s what moms say about The Party Teacher.

“Well, you’ve done it again! You made me look like a party genius!” Sue

mom of two

“Jen’s expertise was INVALUABLE. I saved time, I saved money, I saved major headaches, and the party was a big hit! It was worth every penny and then some!” Angie

mom of four

“You solved my problem. You rock!” Gwennetta

mom of three

Who is The Party Course right for?

If you want to:

  • Save time and money planning your next party
  • Choose the party ideas with the most impact
  • Learn how to prevent — and recover from — a party fail
  • Work with party printables
  • Plan your own dessert tables, candy bars and party menus
  • Build your serving pieces collection in a budget-sensible way
  • Plan super-fun activities
  • Run your party on schedule
  • Discover what 9 essential party tools you must have
  • Host a party anywhere — at home, outdoors or at a venue

If you know what you want, but not how to get there, The Party Course is right for you.

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Hi, I’m Jennifer.

I’m Jennifer Needham, founder of The Party Teacher. I’ve helped hundreds of moms plan their children’s birthday parties. I am an Atlanta-based wife and mom of twin girls. Since 2011, I’ve been making it easier for moms to create parties their kids declare “the best ever!”

My parties have been featured in magazines and leading party sites, including Huffington Post, Evite, Scholastic Parent & Child, Hostess With The Mostess, Kara’s Party Ideas and more! I’m a Pop Sugar/Circle of Moms Top 25 Party Planning Moms.

Let’s save you time, save you money, and double the fun you have planning your next party.

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