|James and Dad|
The Case for Strengths-Based Parenting
What to Do About Weaknesses
And for kids, this attention paid to weakness happens most frequently while they are in school. Did you know that 77% of U.S. parents say the subjects in which a child gets the worst grades deserve the most time and attention? Kids need help learning to use their talents because, while all children have challenges, they also all have gifts.
I don’t know what James will be later in life, but I can help shape who he will be. That’s my most important responsibility. And, with Responsibility in my top five themes, raising James to soar with his strengths is something that is constantly on my mind.
Strengths Based Parenting (Gallup Press) is available for purchase at Amazon.com. Learn more about the book at strengthsbasedparenting.com.