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Today’s quote: Consequences

“In nature there are neither rewards nor punishments; there are only consequences.” ~ Robert B. Ingersoll, American Civil War veteran, political leader, orator, (1833 – 1899) Advertisements

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You are in charge … Set rules and limits!

Being a parent means you are in charge. You know what’s best for your kids and you have the authority to insist on it. There are times when you don’t have to explain, discuss, debate, and arrive at consensus. Set … Continue reading

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Alternative to Punishment

If you shouldn’t punish or use “the stick“, what are you supposed to do when your child acts up? Haim G. Ginott (1922–1973) was a school teacher in Israel, a child psychologist and psychotherapist, and a parent educator. He pioneered … Continue reading

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Discipline – Do’s & Don’ts

“Rewards and punishments are the lowest form of education.” Chuang-Tzu Definition of Discipline Discipline is one of those words that can have many meanings depending on the individuals involved and the circumstance. Merriam-Webster covers the possibilities by including the harshness … Continue reading

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