No matter what approach you take to education. You have to make sure that your children learn how to socialize with young and old, rich and poor, religious
and not, and every race and culture on the earth. Life is fantastic! Meeting people, making friends and having a positive influence on those around
you makes life so good!
Are You Worried About Your Kids’ Social Skills?
A lot of parents worry about their kids’ social skills. And there is no bad with that. We all want our children to be socially competent and be able to
have great relationships. Especially for those who are homeschooled, unschooled or those who follow an alternative way of education.
Thus, I want to address that and make sure your kid doesn’t end up socially retarded.
I have worked with thousands of youth and I mentor all the time, so I have seen across the whole spectrum. Also, I have seen youths that struggle socially in private schools; public schools; homeschooling; unschooling; and world-schooling… As I traveled around the world and met people from different countries I have seen every spectrum.
So, there are few key principles there:
There is a book that I really recommend called “How to Win Friends and Influence People”. If you haven’t read it, read it. If you have read it, then reread
The science behind it is absolutely incredible. I am reading a great book right now that says.. The connection between parents and children when they are
little babies; when they are toddlers; has a HUGE impact on how the child act socially later in life. So make sure to make that connection with your
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