Discipline is often a parent’s greatest challenge. Good discipline is critical to student success—and experts know it’s best taught by parents at home. Thankfully, there are discipline basics you can rely on throughout your child’s life to help you along the way. Research indicates that being a nurturing parent—not too harsh and not too lenient—helps children behave best. This requires being kind, understanding, and helpful.
This report summarizes the best of what The Parent Institute has learned about effective discipline techniques. It is packed with sensible, proven ideas parents can put into action now with specific information parents need most in order to raise a well-disciplined child.