Parenting Children in the 21st-Century World
Parenting Children in the 21st-Century World
PUBLISHED: Tuesday, March 03, 2020 by Andilynn Feddeler

Parenting is no easy task, and raising children with an eye to compassion, perseverance, and 21st-century skills can be extremely challenging. There are numerous resources for parents to turn to for a little extra guidance; these easy-to-read books can help parents develop crucial skills for raising 21st-century kids. 

  • Stressed Out!: Solutions to Help Your Child Manage and Overcome Stress is an easy-to-read guide for parents to help their children understand stress, its effects on kids’ day-to-day lives, and how to handle it. Designed for maximum accessibility, parents and their children can immediately apply and reinforce the solutions.

  • Healing the Heart: Helping Your Child Thrive After Trauma provides parents with specific tools to help their trauma-impacted children, is presented in an easy-to-read, conversational style, and uses evidence-based strategies, inspirational stories, and role-playing scenarios to reestablish safety, increase resilience, and help heal the long-term impact of trauma.

  • Raising Children With Grit: Parenting Passionate, Persistent, and Successful Kids provides the strategies that parents need to teach, motivate, and inspire children to pursue their passions with grit—and succeed. By focusing on self-discipline, parenting strategies, interest-building activities, and personality traits, parents can cultivate perseverance in their children. 

  • The Caring Child: Raising Empathetic and Emotionally Intelligent Children is the must-read resource for anyone dedicated to cultivating a more compassionate world. Presented in an easy-to-read, conversational style, the book pulls together the latest research from positive psychology to provide parents specific tools to help their children develop healthy empathy and emotional intelligence.