Jacquie McTaggart Quotes Page 2Compiled by Catherine Pulsifer, used with permission
"Just as a house needs a foundation in order to stand firm, so does a person."
"Your child will be better prepared to tackle the bumps on the road of life if he has been given the gift of guided independence."
"And above all else, look for something in your child's work to praise -
EVERY SINGLE DAY."
"For as long as you live, your child is going to need your guidance and your direction."
"Kids model what they see more quickly and more effectively than what they hear."
"We are partners by fate. We become friends by choice."
"Kids are happier, more relaxed, more creative and less stressed when scheduled activities are limited."
"Anytime you attempt to change a longstanding behavior, you may initially see a worsening of the behavior being targeted."
"To become emotionally mature, children must learn from failure and face the consequences of their poor choices. As parents, we must develop the courage to let it happen."
"Have realistic goals. It is extremely important that you understand what your child is capable of and expect his work to be consistent with his capabilities."
"Kids react positively when praise follows positive effort and earned progress."
that honey catches more flies
than vinegar does."
react positively to praise."
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