The first step to raising a self-reliant child involves disconnecting from electronic devices and reconnecting as a family unit.
Learning is fun and should be presented as an exciting and challenging activity — not a tedious task which resembles homework. Parents should teach children basic survival and first aid skills – and summertime offers a perfect opportunity to do just that.
Parents and children are not attached at the hip, so we need to teach our kids how to protect themselves in an age-appropriate manner. A sense of maturity, the ability to not panic when faced with adversity, and an overall sense of responsibility do not suddenly materialize when little Timmy or Suzie Q turn 18. Click here to read the full report on Off The Grid News.