Authoritative Parenting

Adapted from Parenting for Character: Five Experts, Five Practices [i]  Goal of parenting (as described by Dr. Dianna Baumrind): To achieve a healthy, well-developed child of optimal competence and character. I.          Character: the aspect of personality that relates to accountability, persistence in the face of obstacles, and control of impulses. II.          Competence: that which helps … Continue reading Authoritative Parenting