Last Wednesday, October 10, 2012, I spoke at the East Menlo Park Boys and Girls Club on the San Francisco Peninsula. My topic was Winning Kids Over without Punishments or Rewards. Here is a picture of parents discussing concepts together so the new information is truly learned.
Here are a few points from my talk.
It can be difficult to use discipline strategies rather than punishment tactics for various reasons. What are your thoughts on the differences between punishment and discipline that I have listed?
Contact me if your group would like me to speak on this topic or a selection of other parenting topics. Cynthia Klein, Certified Parent Educator, bridges2understa.wpstagecoach.com, Middle School Mom columnist for Parenting on the Peninsula magazine. (www.ponthep.com)