5 Steps to Disciplining Your Child

5 Steps to Disciplining Your Child

Feb 14

W ritten By: Ryan Rudnick Discipline is much easier said than done.  Children don’t always listen, and that is just part of being a parent (or a teacher).  There is a growing trend in the United States telling parents we must be delicate when we discipline.  There are even some philosophies out there saying that discipline isn’t something we should do at all.  YikeDat disagrees. ...

How to Get Children to Follow Directions

How to Get Children to Follow Directions

Feb 13

Written by: Ryan Rudnick “Time to clean up your toys.” “I don’t want to.” “You have to” “NO!” “YES! Do it now or you don’t get TV later!” “I DON’T WANT TO!” I’m sure you’ve heard something like this at your house or in your classroom before.  It’s time for something to happen, you tell your child what to do, and they just don’t listen.  Helping your child...