The Lane County Children’s Photo Contest launched in February with a portion of each session booked that month being given to Parenting Now! The contest judges expression, photography skill and the story told by the photo. It is not a beauty contest. Parents of children ages 3 months to 12 years are eligible for the […]
Archives for February 2014
Parent educators at Parenting Now! are often asked, “What can I do about my child’s behavior?” Our philosophy is that there are many approaches to discipline, but every approach should be a thoughtful way to pass on parental values and rules.
Discipline is an opportunity for the child to learn. Sometimes, parents believe discipline is the same as punishment; in fact, the root of the word is disciple, or “to learn.” Children have much to learn, and it is a parent’s job to be their loving teacher.