Teaching self-discipline

Here is an excellent starting point for some reflections about teaching self discipline for kids – something that just can’t be done with punishment.  Punishment develops an external locus of control into a child, as opposed to developing an internal locus of control for the child.

As pointed out in this little video, the corner stones into raising self-disciplined children is modeling the desired behavior while helping the kids with a cognitive reasoning, and teaching kids to understand, feel and express their emotions.

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