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The Role of External Influential on the Risky Behaviors of Adolescents

The article by Tynan, Somers, Gleason, Markman, & Yoon investigates the role of external influential factors on the risky behaviors and goal-oriented habits of adolescents in 9th and 12th grades. The authors identify the various factors that influence adolescents’ behaviors including biological, peers, family and political factors. Variables Parental Monitoring One of the variables considered […]

Children Learning Theories

Children growth and development is a gradual process shaped by the child’s personal character and how these characters interact with the environment to determine how children progress in their milestones such as in speech, physical, social as well as cognitive development. Numerous theories explain children growth and development as well as the children process of […]

Lying VS Story Telling

  Lying and storytelling are often used interchangeably when referring to children. While the two share several similarities, they are not synonymous components. Lying constitutes a deliberate act, which is intended to camouflage or negate a truth. Alternatively, storytelling is the creation of a story or work of fiction from imagination. Despite their relative closeness […]