“Feelings of worth can flourish only in an atmosphere where individual differences are appreciated, mistakes are tolerated, communication is open, and rules are flexible.”
The sixth key in Respectful Parents Respectful Kids by Sura Hart & Victoria Kindle Hodson is another simple but important strategy instil cooperation consistently with children:
“explore, investigate, and co-create with your children with confidence and recognize that there are many ways to do things and strategies to meet needs”.
“We never do anything wrong. We never have. We never will. We do things we wouldn’t have done if we knew then what we are learning now.”
Marshall B. Rosenberg