| ||º ||Be the Anti-Bully: There's No Such Thing as an Innocent Bystander by Jerry Weichman Ph.D.|
It's not enough just to know the signs of bullying or how to report to your parents or school administrators that you're being bullied. To be a person of character, to make a difference, to save a life . . . you have to learn how to be an anti-bully.
| ||º ||Confidence or Arrogance: What Kind of Child Are You Raising? by Anne Leedom|
Experts agree that a child's ability to believe in themselves is a major factor in helping to form the foundation for their emotional, social, academic, and moral development. However, there are critical elements children need to cultivate true confidence rather than arrogance.
| ||º ||Five Mistakes Connected Parents Make|
Parents are attracted to Connective Parenting because it makes sense. Its foundation is in relationship. Its approach is raising truly responsible, respectful human beings without punishment or blame. As with all endeavors, connected parents make mistakes. Here are the top five.
| ||º ||Music Key to Raising Kids' IQ|
In past generations, singing and playing instruments was an integral part of family life, a great way to express and entertain yourself and others. We did not realize it, but we were also exercising our brain while we played, causing us to be creative, more vibrant, smarter, etc. Give your child every opportunity and advantage you can. Enroll them in music lessons and watch them grow and mentally develop as they play.