Help your child learn strong communication skills, keep a positive mindset, think critically about the world,
and be inquisitive, creative, determined, and kind.
RIE Parenting Basics (9 Ways to Put Respect into Action)- Janet Lansbury
How Not to Talk to Your Kids- Po Bronson
Five Reasons to Stop Saying "Good Job!"- Alfie Kohn
Montessori Views on Infant and Toddler Behavior: A Parent and Caregiver's Role- North American Montessori Center
Why Some Kids Try Harder and Some Kids Give Up-Tracy Cutchlow
The Rules We Create When We Lack Emotional Intelligence- Growing Leaders
Critical thinking in children: Are we teaching our kids to be dumb?- Gwen Dewar, Ph.D.
Montessori in the Home: Conflict Resolution- Carrots are Orange
Video: The Sweet Spot Between Strict and Permissive Parenting- AHA Parenting and Dr. Laura Markham
Video: Every Parent's Number One Responsibility- AHA Parenting and Dr. Laura Markham
TED Talk: Carol Dweck The Power of Believing You Can Improve
Counter-intuitive lessons on Non-Conformity from The Unmistakable Creative
These websites have a wealth of information about mindful parenting and all the skills we are discussing. Many of these sites also offer information about setting up your home, developing habits, creating routines, and finding support.
Resources for Infant Educarers: Books, courses, and support for parents with children under age 2.
Positive Discipline: Excellent step-by-step resources, classes, and programs for parents
Family Resource Collection from the American Montessori Society
Aid to Life: Montessori at Home for children under age 3
How We Montessori: A mom blog detailing her journey with Montessori at Home, birth to elem.
Mindful Magazine: A collection of articles about mindful practices, including resources for parents.
AHA! Parenting Huge resource of peaceful parenting advice and answers from birth to 18 yrs.
Berkeley Well-Being Institute A quiz and resources to help identify your inner voice, attitude, and beliefs
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