Deseret National News – “Emotional Intelligence Is No Accident”

UnknownJennifer and Ethan Miller

Check out CPCK’s author Jennifer Miller on parenting with social and emotional learning in the article, “Emotional Intelligence Is No Accident” by Lois Collins in Deseret National News. It begins…

From the time her son Ethan was a toddler, Jennifer Miller tried to help him find appropriate ways to express his frustrations. If he would bite, hit or throw tantrums — perfectly normal for a frustrated toddler, but not happy stuff for those around him — she would ask him about his other options. Could he hit a pillow instead? Or roar like a lion? Run in a circle or stomp his feet? How could he express his anger without hurting others, Miller, a child development expert, would ask. Read full article.

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