The Blog

As a newspaper columnist, Nancy Devlin, Ph.D. has written over 700 articles on subjects related to education and parenting. Welcome to her Classroom!

Training to be a Good Mother

As in all professions, training is necessary. This is true of parenthood. Continue reading

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Instilling Solid Values

We need to create a generation of caring individuals. Children need to recognize fulfillment not only in personal development but in giving service and empathizing with their fellow citizens. Continue reading

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Love

Children need to know that their parents love them unconditionally. Parents may not approve or accept their behavior but they will always love them. Continue reading

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Violence in Relationships — Unacceptable

Parents need to model appropriate behavior when their children are young to teach them that violence in relationships is unacceptable.  Parents must counteract the dominant theme in many movies, television shows and pornographic publications which graphically depicts violence toward women.  … Continue reading

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