Secrets of confident kids
UNDATED (WHDH) -- The last weeks of summer are the first weeks of school for kids across the nation. As your kids head back to school, Parents Magazine has some tips to build their confidence.
Consider your compliments be specific, and don't over-compliment.
Look for ways to help others and ask them to help you with a special project.
Promote problem solving by ask your child questions to guide them through an issue.
Nurture special interests by exposing your children to a variety of activities. Try to find something they really love.
Fantasize about the future.
Whether they want to be an astronaut or a rock star, a vision of what's ahead can help confidence.