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Listening to children’s ideas and opinions is also part of educating them!

8 de September de 2017

Last June, Beatriz Cardoso answered listener questions on CBN Radio's Revista Responde show about modern parenting. A key takeaway from the program was the importance of giving children opportunity to formulate ideas, questions and opinions.

According to Cardoso, by listening carefully and establishing dialogue, adults can help children build knowledge from their observations, feelings and experiences, hence broadening their intellectual horizons.

When exploring new contexts together, adult-child interactions have the potential to favor numerous discoveries and promote meaningful learning.

Listen to the full program here and check out the rest of our playlist on YouTube. We also invite you to read the publications that informed the discussion: