“Resilience isn’t a birthright. It can be taught.” Indeed, this article from PsychCentral stood out to us, because we know how essential resiliency is in learning. The article outlines 10 tips that are definitely worth the read. They include teaching them to problem solve, and providing them opportunities to take risks.
Summer is the ideal time to work on these skills as a family, and encourage your children to handle disappointment and uncertainty with confidence.