Instilling a love of learning, as well as a continuous desire to learn, can’t fall solely on your child’s teacher and school system. It is up to us as parents to develop and cultivate a passion for learning in our children, and to continue to fuel the flames as they grow.
This short article from PBS Kids for Parents walks you through five easy ways you can inspire wonder and curiosity in your children.
If your child’s love of learning has faded, it doesn’t have to be gone for good. Give your child room for error and experimentation, have open conversations about learning and their interests, and try some of the suggestions noted in the article above. You might be surprised how much their love of learning can grow!
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