Article 13 (freedom of expression) Every child must be free to express their thoughts and opinions and to access all kinds of information, as long as it is within the law. Although it is one thing to generally accept freedom of expression as a basic human right, it’s quite another to actively respect another person’sContinue reading “Liberty of Expression”
Author Archives: i5htar
The Importance of Affection and Acceptance to a Child’s Health, Emotional Well-Being and Behavioural Orientation.
In this project I will detail how holding an accepting space for a child across their development is of vital importance to their feeling secure enough in themselves to develop the psychological robustness required to grow emotionally and cognitively. When I was in the setting an incident occured. A child got out the play-do andContinue reading “The Importance of Affection and Acceptance to a Child’s Health, Emotional Well-Being and Behavioural Orientation.”
Observational Techniques and the Value of Nonviolence in Childcare
I will explain the value of observations, both inner and outer, and how they can be used in practice to benefit stakeholders. We observe the children in our care to better understand them, recording these observations in an effort to allow that understanding to inform how we may best protect and nurture them, and soContinue reading “Observational Techniques and the Value of Nonviolence in Childcare”
Happiness in a time of uncertainty
In order to be fully present and compassionate caregivers it is necessary that we assume accountability and discipline over our measured and appropriate responses.
Introduce Yourself (Example Post)
This is an example post, originally published as part of Blogging University. Enroll in one of our ten programs, and start your blog right. You’re going to publish a post today. Don’t worry about how your blog looks. Don’t worry if you haven’t given it a name yet, or you’re feeling overwhelmed. Just click theContinue reading “Introduce Yourself (Example Post)”