A parenting style is the standard a parent use in rearing and raising a child. They are the ways and method adopted by parents in raising their children. It also involves the manners parents use to achieve their expectations from their children. Parents have different parenting styles. A spouse's style may be different from that of the other partner. In most case, one style dominates the other, but it is also possible to have two parenting styles in a household. Most times, they are reflections of the parents' personalities and how they want their children to be. There are four
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Family is known to consist of people that are related by blood(affinity) or marriage(consanguinity) . It is the basic unit that consists of the father, mother and the children. The children could be the biological children or the adopted ones. A family provides the fulcrum or point on which socialization and social interaction is built. The primary agent by which a child is taught the norms, rules and regulations of the society is through the family. Members of a family protect themselves against external attacks, provide for one another and shares responsibilities for the development of the family. Family could be nuclear, extended, monogamous or polygamous. This article will focus on both the monogamous and polygamous family.
To be a success is not a child's play. There are prices that needs to be paid in order to be successful. Climbing the ladder to the peak of one's career requires a lot of seriousness, diligence, attention and focus. To be successful means the ability to achieve one's aims and goals in life. It goes beyond having high grades or participating in class. Academic excellence entails taking the extra mile to achieve the set goals, avoiding any distractions and being on the tracks till one get to the finishing line. Those who are successful in their careers do not jump down from the Heavens neither
Child abuse is not a strange phenomenon in our society. There is no safe place for children anymore because it is everywhere: home, school, street, religious houses are all possible places for child abuse. Also it can be performed by siblings, parents, teachers, guardians and so-called mentors. What is child abuse? Literally, it is any form of maltreatment given to a child. It occurs when an elder one, parent or guardian cause harm, injury, risk or death to a child by their actions. Harmful behaviours from parents, older people, and care-givers can be intentional or not. Any form of behaviour that leads to the
Post-UTME (Post-Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination) is the examination conducted by tertiary institutions to test the ability of students seeking admissions into their schools. Many people refer to it as Post Jamb and it is usually conducted after UTME. Only those who have the required grades in UTME are eligible to write the exam. Universities have different cut-off marks. Some allow those that have 180 and above grades in UTME to write POST-UTME while some base theirs strictly on 200 and above. Many Federal Universities and some State Universities in Nigeria allow only
Prostitution is known as the world's oldest profession and one of the most common vices. Prostitution is from the Latin word "prostituta" which is practised by both male and female. This act is also known as commercial sex where people (both male and female) engage in sexual activities in exchange of money and benefits such as material things, connections or favour. A prostitute could be a man or a woman regardless of their age. A woman prostitute is known as a whore, call girl, harlot, slut etc. On the other hand, a man prostitute is common called a "gigolo". Other names include rent boy, toy boy, pansy boy and so on. They are all referred to as sex workers.
Teachers play significant roles in the lives of children. They are the most important factor in children's lives after their parents. They are essential in the build of a child personality and the development of academic performance because they spend up to one-third of a day with the children. Children are expected to respect their teachers the way they respect their parents. Building a good relationship between teachers and students is a herculean and challenging task. But if you can overcome the barriers, there will be a positive teacher student relationship which will lead to academic success.