Supporting independence

Teaching responsibility and independence
Encouraging independence in young children is an important developmental milestone for young children. The drive towards independence in children is strong and is age and stage specific. A brief article with a few ways to support independence and autonomy. United States.

Self regulation a step toward independence
Helping others leads to independence and self regulation in young children. United States

Independence and autonomy
The brief examples highlight for caregivers what we see and what it means for infants and toddlers. Shows caregivers how they can support independence and autonomy through self care routines and activities. United States.

Teaching children responsibility and independence
Children start the drive toward independence at an early age. Good ideas for parents to foster independence and responsibility in young children. United States

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