2016 | Family in the process of changes 2 (5)/2016 | 30-50
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Issues in educating children: what should be cared by the parents?

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This paper focuses on echoing to the roles of parents in solving issues of educating children. Though every single parent wants to give the best to his or her children, the wrong assumptions about what are considered important for children sometimes bring only distance between children and parents and traumas for their life experiences. The fact exists that some people put their understanding of valuable things is to give their children what they can earn, not their time. This paper reflected a case study with a basic principle of teaching and nurturing children by parents’ time of playing, learning, and sharing with them. Having less time used for playing and sharing with children would cause the movement of family and social structures which has changed the roles of parents as educating their own children. Finally, the stories of the case and practical activities have been described to call for the comments and real attention from families during the process of children education.
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