A Positive Parenting Approach

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A Positive Parenting Approach-Birth to age 2 Parenting and process of growing and raising a successful, well developed, and emotionally stable infant is proving harder than our predecessors. Because of the complexities in raising children today; dual salary families are being forced to allow others to raise their children. Children are no longer staying at home with their mothers while dad goes off to work his 9-5. Parents are sending their children to daycare centers while both are both “on the clock”. Today 's society is seeing less of the traditional “stay-at-home-mom” than at any other time in our history. Informed parents are conducting research and choosing the right daycare center for their children; because of this proactive approach, children are excelling socially and academically when compared to their predecessors. In past years, society has put a negative connotation in relation to daycare centers and the products that they produce; children. The misconception was that children were not being educated nor mentally/emotionally stimulated in their intellectual development. It has only been in recent years that parents have become more receptive to the idea of placing their children in daycare. Parents are becoming educated and because of this education… are making intelligent decisions about daycare facilities. It has become relevant to parents that daycare centers offer children the socializing skills needed to make a smooth transition into the school
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