Congressional School Podcast
Valuable Parenting Tips from Educational Experts
January 22, 2020
Parenting is a world often lacking clear-cut answers and direction that we desire. Every child is different and every family is different. Learning about child development and their needs in each stage of life socially, emotionally, physically, and intellectually is an insightful way to better understand your child and their response to parenting.
Join us as Rebecca Ginnetti, our school counselor, leads a discussion with our division directors about the social and emotional needs of children and how parents can support their development.
Rebecca Ginnetti, School Counselor
Brent Hinrichs, Associate Head of School and Director of Lower and Middle School
Kim O'Neil, Assistant Head of School and Director of Early Childhood and Primary School
Intro with Rebecca Ginnetti
A Child's Desire for Control and the Importance of Boundaries
Leaving Time for Curiosity and "Boredom"
Providing Children the Tools to Communicate and Regulate Emotions
Encouraging Problem-Solving Skills
Common Challenges and Tips for Parenting Younger Children
Common Challenges and Tips for Parenting Lower and Middle Children
What Challenges Counselors are Seeing Children Face
Helpful Resources and Favorite Parenting Books
Conclusion with Rebecca Ginnetti