Boundaries and ExpectationsCommitment to LearningConstructive Use of TimeEmpowermentPositive IdentityPositive ValuesSocial CompetenceSupport
The secret to helping children and youth grow into happy, healthy, and responsible adults isn’t really a secret at all. Research from Search Institute identifies 40 Developmental Assets that have a powerful, positive impact on young people.
Asset 17: Creative ActivitiesAsset 18: Youth ProgramsAsset 19: Religious CommunityAsset 2: Positive Family CommunicationAsset 26: CaringAsset 31: RestraintAsset 38: Self-EsteemAsset 39: Sense of PurposeAsset 40: Positive View of Personal Future
Like moms, dads bring their own unique and essential “superpowers” to the home. What “dad skills” might be considered superpowers, and how can dads exercise and improve them?