10 Things Not to Say to a Child -- great advice on how to re-phrase common parenting statements to be more positive and productive - wow ... These are fantastic tips! These also apply to being a better communicative teacher!
Three Unbelievably Simple Parenting Ideas: 1) Children need a minimum of 8 touches a day to feel connected to a parent. 2) Each day, children need one meaningful eye-to-eye conversation with a parent. 3) There are nine minutes during the day that can have the greatest impact on a child: the first three minutes right after they wake up, the three minutes after they come home from school, and the last three minutes of the day before they go to bed.
How best to handle a child with a temper ... hint, hint: it's not yelling back at them yet isn't that often the way many parents respond, simply out of frustration? Here are peaceful ways to cope and feel good about your parenting at the end of the day. What would you add here?
Attitude towards disobedient children. Too many parents don't care enough to pay attention to what their children are doing, correct the behavior and most importantly follow through. Telling your child not to do something and then allowing the behavior is worse than not saying anything,