One of the most important decisions we make as parents and teachers is the type of character traits we adopt, develop, and foster. This podcast episode discusses the importance of character development in ourselves as the leaders and important persons in children’s lives that have a profound impact and influence on children’s development. Is it important to develop good character? Does it really matter what character we develop? Have a listen and see if you agree that building a strong character of integrity is of the utmost importance as an influence over children.
In the episode, I mentioned additional resources on this topic. Here are some affiliate links to those resources for further information and discussion. You are never under an obligation to buy anything, but if you do use the links below, the podcast and blog may receive a small benefit at no additional cost to you, which helps to support the work of the podcast and blog.
BOOK RESOURCES and Blog Articles
Today Matters: 12 Daily Practices to Guarantee Tomorrow’s Success by John C. Maxwell
Enliven Technique with Basic Goodness by Paula E. Bird (Stephen Covey and Shinichi Suzuki shared a common belief)
Rock or Sand: Shifting Priorities by Paula E. Bird (a look at parents’ struggles to find practice time with their children)
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Until next time,
—– Paula —–
© 2017 by Paula E. Bird
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