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What Good Parents Know that Bad Parents Don’t – the Paradox of Authority

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Here is the paradox of authority: for many people it seems that children obey parents, where in fact they don’t obey them, and they don’t resist; they simply solve problems together with parents.

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Free Man – The Manifesto of Educators

By S.Soloveychik
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… Each man has his or her values and highest goals in this real world. Yet, there is one highest value, which all other goals and values correspondingly relate to. It is extremely important for teachers and educators to understand what this highest value is…

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Being a Good Parent During Your Child's Adolescent Period (Part 3)

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A child’s adolescent period scares many parents. They are expecting a teenager to rebel and defy. Perhaps they remember their own childhood, perhaps it is a common belief. But this period doesn’t need to be too painful. Parents just need to keep in mind three things.

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Being a Good Parent During Your Child’s Adolescent Period (Part 2)

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A child’s adolescent period is a transition from their dependence to independence from parents. As any transition it is zigzagging. Sometimes it is smooth; sometimes it is rough. If parents keep in mind that this period is also temporary, they would worry less and be more focused on the long term goal: to keep their children bonded to them by their souls.

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People Are Good – The Secret of Good Parents (Part 1)

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The secret of good parents is that they believe that people are good. When they talk or think of other people they look for good rather than for bad. It is not that they just don’t blame others for anything, they actually find something to admire in others, including their spouses, children, neighbours, relatives etc. […]

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Parenting Goal

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Usually parents think they know the answer. The question sounds so obvious, so simple. What do you want to get while raising your child? Nevertheless, many don’t know the right answer. The analysis of 13661 respondents to the question “What do I want – in parenting?” showed that 46% of people think that their parenting goal is to have children and a family;

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Do Parents Know Their Parenting Goals?

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Most of parents do not know, or do not think of their parenting goals. When you have a child, you don’t think of childrearing as a life project, which needs goal setting and alike stuff. Many of those who think, they say that a goal of their parenthood is “to be a good parent.” I […]

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