All parents want what’s best for their children. They want their kids to do well in school, have friends, go to college and find the love of their life. But is there a secret to how this whole parenting thing works? Is there a perfect recipe? Science suggests that parents of successful kids have these 6 things in common.
1. They teach their kids social skills
Social skills are important. Helping children interact and communicate with their peers from an early age will be great for them when they are adults. They will be able to develop healthier relationships if they understand their feelings early on.
2. They have healthy relationships with each other
Mutual respect between a parent and their child is again essential for turning them into successful adults later.
3. They have received high education
Parents who graduated from college are more likely to raise children who will also attend college and then have successful careers.
4. They’re less stressed
Because parents can pass on their energy to their offspring, it’s important that they are relaxed and have more positive energy. When a mother is stressed, they can have a negative impact on the child’s well-being and development.
5. They make their kids do chores
It’s important to teach your kids to appreciate work and to help them understand that their contribution is important. Parents of successful kids don’t do the job for them but inspire them to do more. That way they will grow up and turn into adults who will be able to work independently.
6. They value effort over avoiding failure
Another thing these parents have in common is that they encourage their cHildren to value effort and work. They make sure their kids will never be afraid to try something new despite the possibility of failure. Most importantly, their children will know that winning is not everything.
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