This month we will focus on the powerful word, “fairness.” Fairness is a tough concept to understand for many children. It’s easy to see why. Fairness does not necessarily mean equal or “the same” and yet studies tell us that young children believe that inequality is unfair (i.e. Science, May 2010). As adults, we know that fairness is reached when everyone gets what is needed,…

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Dear Dr. Robyn, My kids have gotten to an age where they always seem to be arguing about something. Every time I turn around I hear “That’s not fair!” and “You took my ____” or “Give it back!” The older one hates always having to share with my younger one and the younger one thinks […]

Ask Dr. Robyn: Teaching Children to be Fair is a post from: Dr. Robyn Silverman – Child Development Specialist, Body Image Expert, Success Coach & the Creator of the Powerful Words Character Development System

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Fairness is the Powerful Word of the Month for February. Fairness Quotes: “Live so that when your children think of fairness and integrity, they think of you.” –H. Jackson Brown, “Life’s Little Instruction Book” “It is not fair to ask of others what you are unwilling to do yourself.” –Eleanor Roosevelt “All some folks want […]

Dr. Robyn Silverman introduces the Powerful Word Fairness! is a post from: Dr. Robyn Silverman – Child Development Specialist, Body Image Expert, Success Coach & the Creator of the Powerful Words Character Development System

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