Communication is key

Watch Peter Rowsthorn’s take on the importance of communication with your kids. An important part of his message here is that, for fathers who are time-poor, any moment you may get with your kids, such as on the car trip to school, is a time to communicate and bond with your family.

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You have to say NO: Kids Must Take Responsibility

Teachers are urging parents to say no to their children more so they learn to take responsibility for their actions. This includes setting boundaries at an early age and refusing to drop everything to cater for a forgetful teenager.

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Be a role model for your beliefs to your children

Children will learn of your beliefs by what you do as well as what you say.