Here are five ways you can begin teaching your child how to exhibit leadership skills.
As children grow, the life lessons that they’ll learn will become more sophisticated. One of the most important lessons is how to communicate and collaborate with other people, especially in school and eventually at work. Being a leader will teach your child lessons about patience and understanding, and will show them the value of self-confidence in their abilities and how to be vocal about their ideas. Here are five ways you can begin teaching your child how to exhibit leadership skills. (more…)
There are all sorts of important life skills a child should learn.
It’s an essential part of child development to ensure that school children are learning life skills in addition to their academic pursuits. Having this balance creates a well-balanced education that will prepare children for the next phase of life. When your school children come home, remember to reinforce the essentials lessons that they’ve learned in school while adding some of these valuable lessons into the mix. (more…)
Be the role model your child needs!
Are you unsure if you are doing what it takes to be a good role model to your child? It is important to realize that children are very impressionable at a young age. They will look up to their parents for direction when they are confused or don’t know how to do something. If you want to make sure you are having the right influence on your child’s life, here are three ways you can ensure you are the role model they need. (more…)
Learn how you can teach your child to become a leader!
One of the most difficult parts of parenting is instilling independence and leadership skills in your children. Thankfully, leadership skills are easier to instill in your children than you think! Here are six of our favorite ways that you can instill leadership skills in your students. (more…)
The amount of time you spend on your smartphone could influence your child’s preferred screen time.
One of the most difficult parts of modern parenting is managing your child’s screen time. While many different electronic devices are ways to boost learning and engagement in your child, too much screen time is proven to deter from learning. Here are some basic parenting tips to help you effectively manage your child’s screen time. (more…)
Increase your child’s self-esteem with these tips!
The care and well-being of your child should be any parent’s first priority. In a world that constantly seems at odds with individualism, how can you help your child develop a healthy self-esteem? Let’s explore ways we can use L.E.A.D. to help our children grow stronger. (more…)
Are your children learning a musical instrument?
In recent years, fundraising for arts education has gained momentum due to the increased emphasis placed on the importance of the arts. This week we’re discussing how students can benefit from learning a musical instrument. Let’s explore. (more…)
Developing children into leaders is all about teaching them critical thinking and resilience.
Parents and teachers all hope that children learn to live a successful and creative life. It can be frustrating sometimes to see these children rely on others to solve problems or make critical decisions. Unwittingly, however, parents and educators fail to help their children develop to be leaders. Often this is due to our wish for our children to lead trouble-free, painless lives. Of course, this sort of ideal is next to impossible, but we can utilize this knowledge to help our children develop the traits necessary to be good leaders. Here are three ways we can do so. (more…)
The school community is a critical aspect of developing a child’s leadership skills.
When it comes to building leadership skills in your child in and out of the classroom, the school community is incredibly important. These skills are very important to foster early on, and they will continue to build and grow in value throughout their life. Here are some of the ways that the school community can help your child to gain valuable leadership skills throughout their career (and what exactly the school community is!). (more…)
Music has been shown to positively impact children’s development. Can it help them develop leadership skills too?
Some children are just natural-born leaders. These kinds of children have their own motivations that other children gravitate towards. However, anyone can become a leader if they put in the effort and are put in the right situation. Parents can help in this regard. Can getting your kids involved in a music program help them build leadership skills? (more…)