Modern Parenting

010: Becoming Brilliant – Interview with Prof. Roberta Golinkoff

By Jen Lumanlan | Oct 31, 2016

Prepare your child for the changing world of work with “Becoming Brilliant.” Learn about the vital “6Cs” – collaboration, communication, content, critical thinking, creative innovation, and confidence. Backed by scientific evidence, this book provides parents with valuable insights on nurturing these essential skills in their children. Get ready to shape your child’s 21st-century success.

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009: Do you punish your child with rewards?

By Jen Lumanlan | Oct 24, 2016

Discover why saying “good job” to your toddler may not be as helpful as it appears. Dive into Alfie Kohn’s book “Punished by Rewards” and explore how rewards, including verbal ones, can impact your child. Uncover the research behind this perspective in this episode and rethink your approach to parenting and building meaningful relationships with your children.

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008: The impact of stress and violence on children

By Jen Lumanlan | Oct 17, 2016

Discover the hidden impact of domestic violence on children and the wider community. Explore the broader effects of stress on kids in this important episode.

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007: Help! My toddler won’t eat vegetables

By Jen Lumanlan | Oct 10, 2016

In this episode, we question the traditional “clean your plate” rule for toddlers and its role in teaching them about balanced diets. Should we trust our children to make healthy food choices, or do we need to enforce this concept? Join us as we uncover insights from scientific research to reshape our approach to nurturing a healthy relationship with food in our little ones.

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005: How to “scaffold” children’s learning to help them succeed

By Jen Lumanlan | Sep 26, 2016

Explore “scaffolding” in parenting, a valuable method for supporting your child’s development. Learn how to balance your role in guiding and allowing your child to grow within their Zone of Proximal Development. This approach ensures they become self-sufficient and reach their full potential.

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