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35 Activities to Teach Respect

35 Activities to Teach Respect

Michele Borba February 6, 2016 0

RESPECT: a way of treating or thing about something or someone. If you respect your teacher, you admire her and treat her well. If you respect your friend you regard her highly and treat her with consideration.  There

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How to “Despoil” to Raise An Unspoiled Kid

Michele Borba January 4, 2013 0

“Big Brat Factor” Cures: Six ways to “unspoil” a spoiled, entitled child  Hidden Dangers of Raising Spoiled Kids Of course we love our kids and want the best for them. We hate to let

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Top 10 Reasons We Must Build Our Children’s Moral IQ

Michele Borba July 7, 2012 0

OUR REALITY CHECK: Moral Intelligence is what helps our children act right with or without our guidance, and the best news is that this critical and too often overlooked intelligence can be taught.  Let’s

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How to Create a Moral Legacy for Your Children

Michele Borba July 3, 2012 1

REALITY CHECK:  “Results-Driven Parenting” is what I call using how you choose to respond and what you choose to reinforce in your daily interactions with your children to produce real and lasting change in

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How to Build a Kid With a Conscience

Michele Borba October 14, 2011 0

Being fair and kind can be cultivated in our children. I’m in Cincinnati at the invitation of the Summit Day Country School to speak with teachers and parents about how to raise goodness in

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Building Children’s Character

Michele Borba April 18, 2011 0

Parenting strategies that help kids act right when we’re not around and nurture moral intelligence Every parent’s first concern is the same: “Is my baby healthy?” This question is one that doctors usually can

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Raising Respectful Children: Solutions to Youth Disrespect Crisis

Michele Borba December 20, 2010 0

Troubling data revealing a breakdown of civility and respect in today’s youth. Parenting advice to turn that trend around and raise respectful children. “RESPECT: Showing you value others by treating them in a courteous and

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The Spoiled-Kid Makeover

Michele Borba November 8, 2010 0

Five steps to stopping the Big Brat Factor by curbing selfish and spoiled kid attitudes If you think self-centered and selfish kids are on the rise, you’re right. National surveys show most parents feel

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Building Children’s Moral Intelligence

Michele Borba September 6, 2010 0

10 Parenting Tips for Raising Good Kids in a Racy, Raunchy World Home is always the best school for teaching moral behaviors, but in today’s racy, raunchy world parents need to be far more

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