Category Raising & Training

Time To Adjust The School Curriculum? Here’s Why Nigerian Mum, Adanma Ohakim Has Called Out Her Son’s School Teacher

The daughter of former Imo State Governor, Adanma Ohakim has called on school owners and teachers to fix their outdated academic curriculums which portray women solely as homemakers, who cook, clean, and take care of the family. The Abuja-based entrepreneur

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Model Mom-Of-2, Amber Rose Shares On Why She’s Teaching Her 7-Year-Old About Consent, Sex & Periods

It can be difficult for most parents to know when it’s the right time to talk to your kids about important topics — and that goes double for sex, as most parents feel clueless about how to introduce their children

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Advice For Parents Of Children With Kleptomaniac Tendencies

Parents of children exhibiting kleptomaniac tendencies often find parenting a herculean task. Often than not, the embarrassing behaviour may cause parents to handle things quite aggressively crossing the line between discipline and child abuse as we often see in Nigeria.

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Parenting: 15 Damaging Things You Should Never, Ever Say To Your Children | Child Psychologists

Parenting is an undeniably difficult job—and having your kids at home 24/7 while schools and daycares are closed can make it even more stressful. Sadly, that additional layer of stress during an already difficult time can sometimes manifest in ways

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COVID-19: Experts Explain Why It Is Crucial To Get Children Back To Learning

Global school closures in response to the COVID-19 pandemic have resulted in unprecedented disruption to children’s education, with more than a billion students affected. Those who have returned to school are presented with new challenges – masks, social distancing, lack

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Why Nigerian Parents & Teachers Should Expose Children To Artificial Intelligence Sooner – Expert, Olusola Amusan

Artificial Intelligence expert, Mr. Olusola Amusan, has urged parents and teachers to expose children to the learning of Artificial Intelligence. Amusan, in an interview with a Punch correspondent, said it was unfortunate that Nigeria had not developed strategies to become

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Internet Safety: Experts Suggest The Following Ways To Ensure Your Child’s Safety Online

The internet is the go-to spot for almost anything nowadays. Many homes can be said to have at least one internet-enabled device, hence the need for internet safety. With this trend, it is unsurprising that children in many homes also

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Kylie Jenner’s Babydaddy, Travis Scott Spills On Raising Their Daughter, Stormi Webster To Be A “Strong” Feminist

American rapper, Jacques Berman Webster II, known professionally as Travis Scott has opened up about raising his daughter, Stormi Webster to know she can do “anything a man can do —and perhaps even better.” On .WAV RADIO with Chase B the Astroworld artist shares that he

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Nigerian Mum, Busayo Adebowale Shares 6 Tips Parents Can Adopt To Make Reading Fun For Their Children

Reading should be an exciting activity, especially for children, says Busayo Adebowale, Director, Inspired Kids Network. Sadly, it is not so for many children, as a lot of parents make reading seem like a chore or schoolwork, or indeed a

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Emotions Doctor, Oyinkansola Alabi Tips Parents On How To Raise Emotionally Intelligent Kids

A lot of parents place sole emphasis on the scholarly ability of a child than the child’s ability to manage their emotions effectively, a mistake in child raising that could have negatively impact the child long term. According to experts,

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Child Development Experts Highlight The Right (And Wrong) Ways To Help A Child Who Has Trouble Focusing

It can be frustrating when a kid veers off task, but a well-meaning “Hey, listen up!” probably won’t do the trick. Parents, guardians, and teachers have an important role in helping a child with a short attention span or who

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Viral Facebook Post By Educator, Stacy Karlsen, Graphically Detailing How Much Sleep A Child Needs

After a long break, as schools set to reopen, parents everywhere are likely to struggle to get their kids back to their original school routine. This involves going to bed early enough to wake up early for school the next

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Tennis Champ, Serena Williams On Why She’s Going To Teach The Game To Daughter, Olympia

Tennis champ and mum, Serena Williams has put word out to budding young tennis players on Monday — her three-year-old daughter, Olympia, loves the game and will soon take it up. “She’s a fan of tennis, she loves watching, she

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Seven Effective Ways To Avoid Unhealthy Rivalry Among Siblings: Mrs Judith Omoye’s Story

For most parents, fostering close relationships between our kids is one of our greatest concerns. We want our children to get along well and show love to one another! We definitely should be concerned when their disagreements and rivalry fester.

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Colourful, Pictorial Books Can Motivate Your Child To Read- Children Books Author, Damilola Akinyele-Dosunmu

A children books author, Damilola Akinyele-Dosunmu, has said colourful and pictorial books will help increase children’s interest in reading. Akinyele-Dosunmu who has authored over 15 books which are read in schools in Ogun State said children were naturally attracted to

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How Afternoon Naps Can Help Your Child’s Learning

Increasing academic pressure on kids is causing schools and even parents to cut down on nap time. But parents can attest to the fact that a well rested kid is a well- mannered one, because they are less cranky or

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5 Easy Tips To Help You Raise A Responsible Child

The joy of every parent is to see that they are doing well at raising their child, and the goal is to raise children with a keen sense of duty who grow up into independent, self-sufficient, responsible adults. Obvious as

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Man, Oluwasayomi Ahmadu Who Wrote O’Levels 17 Times Extols His Mother, Esther, For Her Kind Patience In Seeing Him Through School

Giving up on your own child is never a likely option; but even then we have seen many parents cave under the pressure of trying to hold up a seemingly impossible child; yet motherly love trumps all blames as is

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Boy Vs Girl, Who Is Tougher To Raise? Nigerian Parents Air Their Candid Views

Raising a child, whether a boy or girl has its ups and downs, While some parents think one gender is easier to raise or train than the other, others think both gender are a bunch of work. In light of

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Presidential Aide, Lauretta Onochie, Does Not See The Humour In The Viral ”mummy calm down” Video & Here’s Why

Lauretta Onochie, an aide to President Muhammadu Buhari, has frowned at the praise that the viral ”mummy calm down” video is getting. Lauretta has totally kicked against the way the little boy’s mother made him beg and cry, as Lauretta

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Little Boy In Viral ”mummy calm down” Video Catches The Attention Of Combat Domestic Violence Group

A video published by a Nigerian mum in which her son tried to talk her out of punishing him for a misdemeanor recently went viral. It has been tagged, “mummy, calm down.” Opinions are divided as to the appropriateness of

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Researchers Explain The Different Types Of Bullying & Bullies Every Parents Should Watch For

Researchers who study bullying have discovered that there is much more to bullying than meets the eye. For instance, many people once believed that bullying only consisted of physical bullying and name-calling. However, there are actually six types of bullying, including everything

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Child Rights Advocate, Lolo Cynthia, Lists 7 Ways Parents Can Teach Children About Consent Without Mentioning Sex

The growing incidents of child molestation and sexual abuse can definitely make any parent /guardian paranoid about their child’s safety. As intimidating as the menace appears, there are proactive, simple steps you can take to build your child’s confidence to

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Moms Share 20 Pieces Of Outdated Baby Advice That Is Totally Relatable

I have received quite a number of baby advice in my few months as a first-time mom, some of which can be considered outdated. To be honest, I really don’t mind getting advice a lot of the time. Of course,

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Parenting Tip For Mums Of Picky Eaters

By age four, children could be established picky eaters, a new study suggests. And the more parents try to control and restrict children’s diets, the more finicky they may become, according to findings published in Pediatrics. If your toddler often

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