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Rappler's latest stories on child rearing


ROUNDTABLE: Helping kids keep up in the age of digital learning

Feb 05, 2020 - 10:12 AM

On Wednesday, February 5, 10 am join our discussion about today’s faster learning environment and what must parents do to help their children be ready for the future

Sparing the rod: Netizens debate physical punishment at home

Oct 02, 2019 - 8:37 PM

'A little spanking here and there is necessary if it's called for,' admits one commenter

Attachment parenting: Separating fact from opinion

Aug 04, 2019 - 9:33 PM

Attachment parenting is a parenting style that focuses on nurturing the connection parents can develop with their babies

Photos by Jay Ganzon/Rappler

How parents can help their young children develop healthy social skills

Dec 30, 2018 - 9:00 AM

Social development skills are just as important as cognitive skills when learning

SOCIAL SKILLS. At two to 3 years, children should be able to play alongside other children with the same toys. Photo from Shutterstock

Why playing with your child is more important than you think

May 04, 2018 - 1:04 PM

Play time prepares them for growing up, and you need to be a part of it

Parenting 101: It's time to end tough love

Feb 19, 2016 - 10:00 AM

Smacking shows children that people are allowed to use physical force to achieve compliance even when the reason for complying may not be just fair or even understood

What does it take to build a strong foundation for your child?

Nov 27, 2015 - 1:45 PM

Join us for a Twitter conversation on raising healthy children on November 29 Sunday 11 am

Children, tech compete for parents' attention – study

Jun 25, 2015 - 7:01 PM

While 54 of children feel their parents spend too much time on the phone 52 of parents agreed with the assessment worrying about what their actions looked like to the younger generation


There is a 2-year-old under my desk

Jun 02, 2014 - 8:45 AM

Does it get in the way of work to have so many children running around? No once the office culture adjusts