Previous Tips of the Day

Tip of the Day November 4

Model how much you enjoy learning. Tell your kids what you learned today and why you found it interesting.

Tip of the Day November 3

Physically touch your child today. Snuggle with a young child. Touch the shoulder or the back of your teenager.

Tip of the Day November 2

Cheer on kids when they show you they’ve done something new, such as riding a bike, playing an instrument, or skipping.

Tip of the Day November 1

Vote for school board members who are about kids, education, and asset building.

Tip of the Day October 31

Treat kids equally—no matter what their circumstances or abilities are.

Tip of the Day October 30

When parenting gets hard, don’t give up and don’t back down. Find others who can support you.

Tip of the Day October 29

Learn more about the 40 Developmental Assets. Build assets in your kids today.

Tip of the Day October 28

With your child, interview someone your child admires to see how that person finds meaning in life.

Tip of the Day October 27

Keep a family calendar in a prominent place to track everyone’s activities and to avoid overbooking.

Tip of the Day October 26

Let kids figure out their own problems. Be helpful and supportive, but let them solve their difficulties.