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How to Teach Children Responsibility
Responsibility is the process of making choices and
accepting the consequences of those choices. If the
consequence is positive, then children have a good model for
making a similar choice in the future. If the consequence is
negative, then they know better how to choose next time and
avoid the same consequences. Either way, they learn and
The following are ways to teach responsibility:
1. Help your child develop a sense of power.
A child must have the opportunity to make choices and
decisions, to exercise his/her competences, and to perform
tasks consistent with his/her abilities....