Guest Post: What Is Discipline?

2020-08-20T16:16:19-04:00January 15th, 2014|

When people talk about ‘disciplining a child’, they usually mean ‘punishing’ a child. The punishment is supposed to help children learn, but research tells us punishment is an ineffective teacher... So what does it really mean to 'discipline'?

Praise and Parenting

2020-08-21T10:12:26-04:00November 2nd, 2013|

Do you praise? Can you imagine not praising your child? Here's the research on the effects of praise on our children and why we may want to reconsider how we try to build up our kids' self-worth.