July 23, 2020


Today’s children are dealing with an overwhelming amount of visual distractions and sensory inputs. These can have an impact on some children and limit their ability to deal with stresses. Self-regulation is not to be confused with self-control. Self-regulation is how a child deals with the stresses from their body. It is not a child’s responsibility to control these, rather a parent’s responsibility to help them regulate and navigate their emotions.

In this episode Adam Patterson shares some practical tips to help reduce stresses for our children.

Host: Rae Lang (Director of Teaching and Learning @Woodland Pre-Schools)
Guest: Adam Patterson (Head of Elementary @AIS Singapore)