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Helping or hovering: what makes a good parent?

Posted on 22nd April, 2013 | Find this under Featured, The Big Debate

As the debate about the best way to parent our children rumbles on, Rebecca Alexander asks whether we’re raising a ‘teacup’ generation Rachel Johnson, the novelist and sister of London Mayor Boris Johnson, recently lamented today’s ‘wretchedly indulgent’ and ‘wet’ parenting, contrasting it with the ‘benign neglect’ shown by her own parents, which she believes [...]

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‘Traditional parenting stunts children’s emotional growth’

Posted on 15th April, 2013 | Find this under Featured, The Big Debate

The traditional approach of rewarding good behaviour and punishing bad behaviour is damaging our children’s emotional health, says Jane Evans. It’s time to re-think the way we parent For the past few years I have been exploring the idea that traditional parenting – based on rewarding behaviours we want more of and giving consequences or [...]

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What flexible paternity leave means for your family

Posted on 11th April, 2013 | Find this under Featured, The Big Debate

The government plans to introduce radical new flexible-working and parental leave legislation from next year. What effect will this have on modern family life, and will it be good news for the economy? Piers Townley investigates Two weeks go by in the blink of an eye. It’s quick enough when it’s your annual summer holiday [...]

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