Self-esteem is important because it is a major influence on the choices and decisions that people make. That is, self-esteem acts as a motivational factor by increasing or decreasing the chances that people will take care of themselves and achieve their full potential. If a child believes that he or she can do well, there is a greater chance or she will do just that. A higher level of self-esteem also helps a child do better in various aspects of his or her life, including school, sports and socialisation.
To build healthy self-esteem in children, parents can Do P.E. (Praise and Encouragement) in their everyday interaction with their child. Praise and Encouragement is the fastest and most effective way to bring about positive change in children. Using Search Institute’s 6 Praise Pointers and exercising the 5 As of encouragement, this compact dialogue-style interactive talk comes complete with coaching practice for informed, involved and intentional parenting.
Date: Sunday 13 October 2019
Time: 9:00 am – 11:00 am
(Registration starts at 8.45 am)
SINDA, 1 Beatty Road, Singapore 209943
Registration Closing Date:
Wednesday, 9 October 2019
Open to all Indian parents and children aged 7 to 9 who are Singaporean Citizens or Permanent Residents.
For more information, please contact: 1800 295 3333 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org