BBC Sussex: Can you teach parents how to be better parents?
Will the parents, who really need it, go on a parenting course? Should parenting be taught in schools?
The author: Elizabeth O’Shea
Elizabeth O’Shea is a parenting specialist child behaviour expert and one of the leading parenting experts in the UK.
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Should everyone be offered parenting classes?
David Cameron released a statement saying that all parents should be offered parenting classes, regardless of their socioeconomic background. Being a parenting expert, I see the huge impact that parenting classes can have on family life. As Michael Levine put it: ‘Having children makes you no more a parent than having a piano makes you […]
Do ‘good enough’ parents really need parenting classes?
Are you considering going on a parenting course? Do you think only bad parents should do a course? Then think again.
BBC Sussex: What makes a good parent?
What makes a good parent? What basic skills do parents need? How can you raise an independent, resilient child? Especially if you didn’t have a good childhood yourself?