Raising a child

One of the most basic, yet exceptional, parts of growth for human beings is our upbringing. Here at You are Mom, we’ll help you out with the best methods, the most interesting psychological theories, and the keys to emotional intelligence so that you can raise your child happily and intelligently.

Interim Measures for Family Proceedings

Problematic divorce proceedings can be lengthy and emotionally exhausting. With no final sentence or agreements made, both parties lack regulation. To avoid this scenario, there are interim measures for family proceedings. Interim measures are a legal concept that helps those…

What Is Positive Attention?

Children are in a stage of growth where they need a lot of attention, especially from adults. For this reason, they sometimes resort to bad behavior to attract attention, even if it ends up being negative. So consequently, it’s necessary…

Games to Teach Children Spelling

Using games to teach children spelling is a great idea since they’ll have fun while they learn. Additionally, games have other benefits: they improve teamwork, communication, memory, and logic.  There are many game options to teach children spelling. We can…

Advice on Teaching Children Humility

Raising children doesn’t only involve providing them food, security, and affection. As a parent, it’s also your responsibility to convey and teach them important values. Thus, teaching children humility will allow them to live a happier life and have better…

Cognitive Load Theory for Memory Improvement

John Sweller, an Australian psychologist specialized in Education, developed the Cognitive Load Theory during the late 1980s. To do so, Sweller worked from George Miller’s investigation on information processing. The cognitive load theory is focused on learning and based on…

Online Resources to Study During Vacation

Children deserve to rest during their vacation, whether during winter break or the summer. But studying in an enjoyable way will be very useful to remember past knowledge and feed their curiosity. That’s why we’ll present excellent online resources to…

The Benefits of Boarding School

Families sometimes have questions about the benefits of boarding school when it comes to choosing the right school for their children. Read the following article to discover some of the main advantages. One of the greatest concerns for parents is…

The Benefits of Positive Parenting

Today we want to talk about a parenting model based on empathy, respect and affection. The benefits of positive parenting are perceived in the short term (almost immediately) and benefit children throughout their entire adult lives. Screaming, hitting and violence…

The Interactions Among Students at School

Establishing social relationships with peers during childhood and adolescence is key when it comes to optimal and balanced development. Therefore, it’s extremely important for schools to encourage healthy and respectful interactions among students. When they do so, they maximize their…