How do you motivate a child who doesn’t seem to want to do his school work? As parents, we are invested in our child’s academic life because we know how important it is for their future. Our kids should be motivated to do well. After all, it’s in their own interest to do well. Nevertheless, our kids still put hanging out with friends and electronics before their work.
School is an aspect of life that requires discipline and work and kids need to learn to buy into the value of doing well. Your child must own the importance of doing well himself. It can’t be forced. In fact, if you pressure your child in an attempt to motivate him, it almost always makes things worse.
Nevertheless, there are positive steps that you can take ...Read more