In this article, you will find:
- What is heroism?
- How to talk about role models
How to talk about role models
Talking to Kids About Heroes: Tips for Parents
Children see in heroes what they yearn to see in themselves: the ability to overcome weaknesses, fear, or insecurity, and be brave, courageous, and kind.
In our media culture, it's very easy for children to confuse celebrities with heroes. Parents need to help kids identify inspiring role models, without judging or condemning their choices. Here are some tips: