It’s that time of the year when both children and parents feel the heat of the examinations stress. Some children who are stressed may exhibit prolonged moodiness, social withdrawal or sudden out-of-character behaviours. As a parent, you can help your children through this time by being there for them. Arm […]
In Part 1, family life educator James Satchy shared the importance of setting effective boundaries. In this article, he shares eight practical ways that parents can try out
How can children learn to be self-disciplined? Through boundary setting. In this article, family life educator James Satchy shares more about this topic.
In her article, retired principal Mrs Jenny Yeo emphasises that children need to feel safe and loved to be ready for school. Check out Schoolbag.sg for more articles by Mrs Jenny Yeo as well as other education news.
The annual Singapore Parenting Congress is back and this year’s theme is “Encouraging Parents, Inspiring Kids”. Local and overseas parenting experts will share advice on how to be a nurturing parent and inspire your kids through sessions including: ‘The Intentional Parent – Character First: Keys to Your Child’s Success’ ‘Parenting […]
Denise Pope, PhD, is a Senior Lecturer at the Stanford University School of Education. For the past 13 years, she has specialised in student engagement, curriculum studies, qualitative research methods, and service learning. She is co-founder of Challenge Success, a research and intervention project that aims to reduce unhealthy pressure […]
Watch two new programmes that can help your children make well-informed choices in their education and career. Take the chance to share how both of you feel about pursuing one’s strengths and interests. Ask your child about his aspirations and what you can do to help him pursue them. En […]
Some parents attempt to “save” their children from problems and difficulties. But does that benefit the child? Retired Principal, Mrs Jenny Yeo, shares more in this article.