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How to Help Your Kids Make Healthy Media Choices

How to Help Your Kids Make Healthy Media Choices

Tips to guide your child towards healthy media habits Byline: Judith Xavier We live in an age where most children are regularly exposed to media, in one form or another. As more media options become available, children are using them more frequently, and from a

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Five ways to be an understanding parent

Five ways to be an understanding parent

It may come as a surprise to you, but children are actually very attentive to what they hear, especially when it comes from their parents. Here are five ways to show your understanding when the opportunity presents itself. 1. Give specific praises A generic praise

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How to Succeed as a Working Parent

How to Succeed as a Working Parent

Work-Life harmony has been on the national agenda for more than a decade. Since 2008, Work-life awards have been given to recognize exemplary employers. In 2013 the Ministry of Manpower introduced the WorkPro grant, incentivising employers to implement flexible working arrangements for their staff; it

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Learn to parent the Parent-Coach way

Learn to parent the Parent-Coach way

Every parent wants to be the best parent they can be and desires their children to be happy and successful in life. You may not believe it, but our children want to please us and desire our approval, even if sometimes they act like they don’t care! They are looking to us to affirm that they are the greatest children!

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Trouble at School? How Parents Can Respond

Trouble at School? How Parents Can Respond

School progress reports have arrived and it doesn’t look good. Your son is missing multiple assignments and his grades are dropping fast. You know he can do better, but every time you try to talk about it, you get angry or frustrated. How can you effectively respond to trouble at school?

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