How to Raise Emotionally Intelligent Kids: 7 Important Things to Teach Them
Emotional intelligence is the prerequisite to great relationships. Here’s how to teach kids to develop them.
1. Teach them to “turn toward.”
2. Teach them to politely turn down bids for attention.
3. Teach them to “be overwhelmed without freaking out.”
4. Teach them to “make repairs.”
5. Teach them to appreciate others out loud.
6. Teach them that contempt is verboten.
7. Teach them not to tell mean jokes.