10 Tips Parents Can Use to Build Confidence & Leadership in Kids
Posted: June 05, 2018
Every parent wants happy, healthy and confident kids.
Here at ATA Excellence Martial Arts, our instructors feel that teaching kids martial arts can help build self-confidence in children of all ages. The techniques we practice at our school help children become accurate in their movements, skilled in their learning and confident in their martial arts skills.
As a parent, here are some suggestions on how you can can instill self-confidence in your children at home:
Tips For Promoting Better Health With Your Youngest Kids
Posted: May 30, 2018
The job of parenting can be summarized as teaching your kids how to live life the best way possible. Making healthy decisions is a skill that your kids will need all throughout their lives. Instilling healthy habits when they are young will provide them with a strong foundation. The good news is promoting better health with your youngest kids can be fun and create quality time for you and them.
4 Skills Every Child Should Have By the Time They Move Out
Posted: May 11, 2018
As parents, we want to do everything in our power to enrich our children’s lives and prepare them for a successful future. We sign our children up for tutoring, music lessons, and sports programs. What other steps can we take to prepare our children for the future? With that question in mind, below are 4 common-sense life skills every child should learn.
Emergency First Aid All Parents Should Know
Posted: April 11, 2018
No matter how careful you are as a parent, you can’t prevent every emergency or every injury. First aid situations can happen in the blink of an eye, and most need fast action in response. Here are a few first aid scenarios and basic instructions for what to do when they occur:
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Jobs That Can Instill a Sense of Responsibility in Your Teen
Posted: March 30, 2018
As a parent, one of your primary responsibilities is preparing your children to leave the nest and thrive out in the world on their own. There will never be enough time to teach them everything they need to know, and no matter how great a parent you are, they are going to make some mistakes along the way. Luckily there are plenty of things you can do as a parent to help them transition into responsible adulthood. One of the best things you can do is encourage your teen to work and have a job. Here are four jobs that can instill an extra sense of responsibility in your teen.