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How to Get Kids to Listen…the First Time!

How to Get Kids to Listen…the First Time!

Michele Borba December 3, 2013 Comments Off on How to Get Kids to Listen…the First Time!

REALITY CHECK: Many experts say learning to listen is one of the most crucial habits our children need for handling life. Parenting for this change lays the foundation that fosters respectful communication as well

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Helping Kids Communicate the “Old Fashion Way”

Helping Kids Communicate the “Old Fashion Way”

Michele Borba May 31, 2013 Comments Off on Helping Kids Communicate the “Old Fashion Way”

Tips to help our digital natives learn to talk-not text-and even converse! Here’s the hot parenting question for today (at least the one I’m asked quite frequently): “How do you boost communication skills with

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10 Simple Ways to Be a Better Parent

Michele Borba December 29, 2012 Comments Off on 10 Simple Ways to Be a Better Parent

Easy parenting strategies that can make big differences for your family There’s no doubt that we want our children to become healthy, happy, responsible and productive. And oh the things we do, the energy

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Getting Kids to Open Up

Michele Borba August 17, 2010 Comments Off on Getting Kids to Open Up

Parenting advice that helps kids open up, talk more, and let us know what’s going on in their world Before I had kids, I was a teacher. I know probably figured out that there

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Michele Borba: 7 Secrets to Help Your Kids Listen Better

Michele Borba October 28, 2009 Comments Off on Michele Borba: 7 Secrets to Help Your Kids Listen Better

REALITY CHECK: A 2005 nationwide sample of 1,000 teens aged 12 to 19 were asked to assign letter grades to adults in 24 categories. More than thirty-five percent of teens surveyed gave poor grades (D

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