What... (i.e. camp, dance class, birthday party)
        
 
Pick a NYMetroParents Region: All Regions   Manhattan    Brooklyn    Queens    Westchester    Rockland   Fairfield    Nassau    Suffolk  

Resources

   

WHAT TO DO WHEN YOUR CHILD IS BEING A PLAYGROUND BULLY

     Home  >  Articles  > BLOGS
by Parents

Related: child, bully, playground, problem, embarrass ,


Rebecca Kammerer from Parents "R" Talking and Patch.com talks about what to do if you discover that your child is being a bully on the playground.

 

It could be a parent's most embarrassing nightmare: it's a lovely afternoon and you and your child(ren) are at the playground having a wonderful time when, suddenly, your little one is not-kind in some way to someone else's child. How do you handle this?little boy bullying another little boy

Parents with whom I have spoken admit to being embarrassed and defensive. They said they would quickly apologize to the other parent and then make excuses for their child's behavior. Some have admitted to over-reacting to their own child for the negative behavior, and others confessed to ignoring the other parent and child because they simply did not know what to do.

Continue reading at Patch.com...

 

Rebecca Kammerer, a wife, mom, parenting coach and writer, provides witty, engaging, parent-to-parent advice.

Richard Kammerer, is a husband and dad, with a career focus in technology/financial markets, and keen interests in parenting and early childhood development. parents "r" talking logo

Together Rebecca & Richard offer parenting workshops that cover both parents' perspectives through their company Parents"R" Talking. They keep parents talking about the important, challenging and, often times, whimsical aspects of enlightened parenting.

Please send your parenting questions (and curiosities/observations) to ParentsRTalking@gmail.com.



Give yourself a free Holiday Gift

Receive our weekly highlights newsletter · Over 1,000 local activities

More BLOGS Articles

Meet the Intern: Emma Rausch
The Best of the Rest of the Web: Paternity Leave, Sleepless Nights, and Escape to Amish Country
The Best of the Rest of the Web: Kids Are Weird, Multitasking, and Work-Flex Benefits
The Best of the Rest of the Web: Max Gamer, an Accessible Icon, and Celebrating Small Milestones
The Best of the Rest of the Web: Sunny Days, Family Vacations, and The Good Mother Myth

Be a good fellow parent and share this with a friend who would be interested
Email Friend

Local BLOGS Sponsors


Camp Fashion Design
New York, NY
703-273-2560/888-757-5575
Camp Fashion Design gives girls, ages 12-18 the op...

Cymerman, Dr. Diane
2500 Nesconset Hwy (Route 347)
Stony Brook, NY
631-751-6262
Dr. Cymerman has been caring for children with all...

MVI Mortgage
25 Rosemere St
Rye, NY
877-541-3357
MVI Mortgage: Lowest Rates and Simplest Process i...

LinguaKidsĀ®, LLC

LINGUAKIDS is a coWELCOMEmpany specialized in teac...

Squire Advantage/Sports Camps at the Masters School
Dobbs Ferry
914-328-3798
Welcome to Squire Advantage, a unique camp, whose ...
See Our BLOGS Directory

local zones

Nassau

Nassau cont.

Suffolk

Suffolk cont.

Westchester

Westchester cont.

Fairfield

Rockland

Rockland cont.

Queens

Queens cont.

Brooklyn

Brooklyn cont.

Manhattan

Copyright 2014 NY Metro Parents Magazine Site Design: THE VOICE