… a parenting journey inside the 21st century …
Parenting is a lifelong journey and a collection of experiences we learn as we nurture children. Good parenting will surely facilitate their growth, health, and general well-being. It will also empower them with self-esteem and the confidence to hustle with 21st century challenges. The opposite is true when children are poorly parented.
At Parenting Alpha, we describe our own journey, one dotted with technology, globalization, diversity, competitiveness & emerging social-economic challenges! Hopefully, ours is not ‘very’ different from yours, and even better, we can learn a thing or two from each other. Our collective input should simplify our individual journeys.
‘Kids will follow your example. Not your advice. Don’t just tell them to: do more physical activity, eat healthier food, get outside more, do the right thing, be kind to others, read books. Make sure you are doing these things so your kids will follow. Lead by example.’
‘When parents are too hands-on, kids fail to learn self-reliance. Instead of hovering like a helicopter parent, try submarine parenting: give kids the freedom to explore and surface if there’s a distress signal.’
Discover how prolonged periods of sitting can cause irreversible damage to our health, including increased risk of obesity, heart disease, and type 2 diabetes.
Teaching children involves helping them understand why certain behaviors are considered right or wrong. It involves guiding them to make good choices based on moral and ethical principles.
Explore the role of technology in promoting critical thinking, including information access, collaborative learning, simulation and modeling, multimedia resources, and real-time feedback.
Generation Alpha is the name given to the latest demographic cohort, a generation born entirely in the 21st century. Alpha children and soon-to-be teenagers are wired to co-exist with the digital ecosystem in its entirety.
Generation Alpha predictions highlight what demographic experts think will become of the current generation cohort when it reaches maturity. Of the many predictions, Alpha will probably become most tech savvy generation yet.
When children read wide, they deliberately explore fiction, non-fiction, and other content, on top of academic reading material. This empowers them with knowledge, empathy, and tolerance of other people and cultures.
Learn how authoritative parenting can positively impact your child’s self-well-being, while also understanding the potential challenges of this parenting style.
Discover why bullying among children is often underestimated and overlooked. Learn about the silent suffering endured by its victims, & what you can do.
This informative article provides parents with insight, practical tips and effective treatment options for managing bedwetting in children and teenagers.
If the endless talks about cell phone radiation protection bore you to death, think again, and read on.
Explore the potential benefits of using ChatGPT in the classroom, including personalized learning, 24/7 availability, interactive learning, language learning, and assessment.
A child with picky eating disorder eats insufficient food, and is unwilling to try out new recipes. She will also dislike vegetables and fruits.
The generation years chart and timeline describe the seven recent demographic cohorts stretching from way back in the 20th century. They include the Greatest, Silent, Boomer, X, Millennial, Z, and Alpha generations.