10 Parenting Lessons From Around the World ‘Parenting Without Borders’ author Christine Gross-Loh shows us how to think globally, via her experiences abroad

A great article written by Christine Gross-Loh, the author of “Parenting without Borders” for parents to read regarding differences in cultures, based on her own experiences. I especially like the Finnish ways of parenting in regards to the fact that their children score higher on international achievement tests and they have more play time, shorter school days and more non-academic courses/classes. Students should be spending time in more activities such as the involvement in the arts and developing healthy hobbies to help develop into more rounded individuals who are better able to cope better with the curves life throws at them. Education is important but learning who they are, what they like, and what else they are capable of doing is equally as important. (click the link to read)

10 Parenting lessons from around the world



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