Dealing with bedwetting in kids
Bedwetting happens when a child pees during sleep without knowing it. Many children will use the toilet well during the day and long before they are dry through the night
Dear parents, connect with your children before you correct them
In his best-selling book, Everyone Communicates, Few Connect: What the Most Effective People Do Differently, John C. Maxwell, explains the great benefits of connecting over-communicating
The Scariest Role Of Parenthood: Sex Education
Parenthood is a path taken by some. As kids we dream of the days when we would be our own bosses, calling the shots however it pleases us. Oh! how we so yearned for childhood to fast forward so we could be “Big.” In this era, no doubt, parenthood of the 21st century is outer…
What your kids should do differently this new year
It's the New Year, and we are four days into 2020. It is a good time to pick up good habits, self development, improve and be a better part of ourselves.
Comparing your family members with others
Parents have different styles and ways of bringing up their children. The styles they adopt are most likely the revised editions of what their own parents used on them.
Causes and solutions to the problem of examination malpractice
Examination malpractice has become rampant in Nigeria; continued to degrade the standard and good quality of education of the country. The situation has become worrisome considering how the malpractice is affecting the performance of our students both socially and academically.
‘Some parents are wealthy in resources but don’t really have time for their family’
Mrs. Biodun Bello is the Administrator of Wholistic Outreach, a pet project of the wife of the General Overseer of the Redeem Christian Church of God (RCCG), Pastor Folu Adeboye, with the aim of rehabilitating commercial sex workers, destitute, rescuing stranded and homeless girls, among others. In this interview with ENIOLA DANIEL, the coordinator spoke…
Your children should not inherit your enemies
Dragging our children into our adult issues is a common phenomenon amongst parents, though we could say that this was more prevalent in the past when communal...
How to raise children who have grit
Our goal as parents is to raise adults who are emotionally healthy and can thrive personally, socially and academically. Research continues to show that your child’s ability to work hard, endure struggle, fail, and try again may be the key to determining his or her long-term success. This is where “GRIT” comes in. What is…
Safeguarding pupils in schools this election year
Pupils across the country resumed for second term academic activities last Monday, with public schools billed to reopen next Monday. But experts say schools and parents must sensitise pupils on safety measures, particularly in this election period. UJUNWA ATUEYI writes that where there are many counsellors, there is safety. Public and private schools across the…