ESSENTIAL COMPONENTS OF A MENTORING PROGRAM FOR PREGNANT AND PARENTING TEENS
- In their hands. O'Mara, Peggy // Mothering;Winter97, Issue 85, p4
Suggests that babies have to be trained to control themselves, to be independent, to sleep and obey, as if they were not things that had intrinsic value and would be learned naturally as a matter of course in human society. How babies could become the most resilient adults; Why parents are...
- The best 15 minutes a parent could spend. Holmstrom, David // Christian Science Monitor;8/4/99, Vol. 91 Issue 174, p19
Focuses on the Families and Schools Together (FAST) program. Demonstrates that if parents spend 15 minutes of undivided time every day with their children, remarkable changes occur; How fast offers a structured approach using specific games, sharing, eating music and singing and group...
- Wit & Wisdom. Konttinen, Janet // Baby Talk;Sep2001, Vol. 66 Issue 7, p34
Presents several questions and answers on parenting. Way to stop kids from entertaining strangers; Changes that occur in the life of a family since the birth of a child; Suggestion on how to make a child happy.
- Partners or parents? Arp, David; Arp, Claudia // Marriage Partnership;Fall97, Vol. 14 Issue 3, p16
Discusses the effect that child-rearing has on a couple's marriage. Questions that couples need to answer as they prepare for parenthood; Enhancement of relationship between couples after they become parents; Ways couples can take to keep building their marriage.
- Looking forward. Noonan, Peggy // Good Housekeeping;Apr98, Vol. 226 Issue 4, p208
Opinion. Presents the author's view on the importance of letting children have a better sense of what their parents are doing at work.
- Good start to guidance. Gerrard, Peter // Nursery World (Haymarket Business Publications Ltd);4/22/2010, Vol. 110 Issue 4216, p12
The author reflects on the new British government parenting guidance "Maternity and Early Years: Making a Good Start to Family Life," which offers more maternity information on parenthood and stresses the importance of safeguarding children.
- HOW TO BE THE Parent YOU WANT TO BE. Satran, Pamela Redmond // Parenting;May2002, Vol. 16 Issue 4, p87
Presents steps on parenthood. Examination of family background; Changes in child-rearing style; Sharing responsibilities.
- Strategies for Supporting Transitions of Young Children with Special Needs and Their Families. Rous, Beth; Myers, Christine Teeters; Stricklin, Sarintha Buras // Journal of Early Intervention;Fall2007, Vol. 30 Issue 1, p1
Young children with special needs and their families often experience transitions across multiple environments in the early childhood years. Many transitions are identified as stressful for children and families. In the present study, a series of focus groups involving administrators,...
- Do's and Dont's. // Working Mother;Dec/Jan2005, Vol. 27/28 Issue 11/1, p78
Provides the basic principles of parenting. Importance of encouraging children to find a hobby.