When your child starts to hate school, these strategies are crucial to support your child and ensure the greatest outcome with the school. Here you will find expert tips from parenting experts, a former school principal and university instructor as well as videos from a family therapist.My six-year-old daughter wakes just before the crack of dawn talking all about her … [Read more...] about This is How to Respond When Your Child Hates School
Did you know that lecturing or scolding undermines the effectiveness of our parenting? Find out why as well as how to raise your children well without the use of scolding, chastizing or lecturing. These positive discipline techniques are rooted in the most current research on the brain and child development.I am a recovering serial lecturer.Maybe it's because of my … [Read more...] about Scolding undermines effective parenting. This is why.
To many, positive parenting, also known as authoritative parenting, sounds like a misnomer. If you take away punishment, how will a child know who is in charge? Find out how to execute positive parenting from a position of strength and raise well-adjusted, responsible children.Last week, a question popped up in my facebook group that sent me back to the beginning of my … [Read more...] about Research says this is how to use positive parenting from a position of strength
All toddlers can be willful and even difficult. However, you may find you're parenting a strong-willed toddler if your child tends to be prone to power struggles, is highly emotional and is determined to a fault. Fortunately, there are three powerful positive parenting strategies that will improve cooperation and calm tantrums in the most strong-willed children.My … [Read more...] about Front-Loading, Redirection & Connection: 3 powerful strategies for your strong-willed toddler
When it comes to summer activities for kids, you don't need to plan or spend too much. In fact, the way to give your child the best summer possible is incredibly simple. Find out how below.One of the highlights of my summers growing up were back-to-back sleepovers with my best friend, Meghan.Her parents are my Godparents and my parents are hers. And so there were … [Read more...] about 3 Golden Rules to Give Your Child the Best Summer Ever