Sarah Taryam, Arts EditorWe might not all be parents, but we are all most probably someone’s aunt, uncle, grandparent or elder sibling. Therefore, we all have some involvement in a child’s upbringing and would benefit from knowing the right way to discipline, or help to discipline, a child. This week we offer some good tips on how to guide a child in the right, fair way.
Schools have reopened and parents have a new worry plaguing them, which sends them into panic mode: their children’s sorry behaviour in the classroom. Parents have a thin time trying to tackle the thick of such deportment.
Since there are no guidelines to follow when it comes to parenting, it is quite easy to make mistakes. Learn to overcome these common parenting mistakes so you can be a more effective parent.
In order to get through to children, it is imperative that parents use what is known as alpha speech, in which they convey authority with the proper use of language.
The Federal Authority For Government Human Resources’ (FAHR) decision to activate the Remote Work System for all ministries, authorities, and federal institutions, effective Sunday, March 29, for a renewable period of two weeks, is timely.
March 2020 has been another challenging month for humankind, who is collectively battling the coronavirus that is causing COVID-19. This illness emerged as an outbreak in Wuhan, then became an epidemic that challenged China, and now is a pandemic that has crossed international boundaries and is affecting 199 countries and territories around the world. As of Saturday afternoon, the total number of reported coronavirus cases were 614,063.
Governments across the world have responded in radically different ways to the COVID-19 crisis. Some are denying its seriousness. Some are blaming others. More and more are enacting restrictions on personal freedoms that are without precedent in peacetime. To defeat the virus, governments need to take a strictly evidence-based approach in order to learn rapidly from all countries’ experience. That will require cooperation and coordination.