Learning and Creativity’s first publication, Effective Parenting: A New Paradigm ebook was released formally on Sept 7. It is now available on Amazon
We’ve done it, finally! Learning and Creativity’s first publication, Effective Parenting: A New Paradigm ebook was released formally in Coimbatore at an event organised by the EuroKids Franchise Network and Dr. SNS Rajalakshmi Arts and Science College, Coimbatore, Sunday, September 7.
Written by Ramendra Kumar (Ramen), an award winning author with 25 books to his credit, Effective Parenting: A New Paradigm suggests a fresh avatar for the new age parent, with a bundle of stories, anecdotes and lively, useful tips and advice on parenting – all hewn together in a delightful palette.
An enthusiastic audience comprising parents, teachers, B.Ed trainees had a wonderful two hours on this salubrious Sunday morning, starting off with a welcome address by Archana Dange, Master Franchisee, EuroKids. Ramendra Kumar then introduced his new ebook and spoke to the audience for an hour about his life’s experiences that have been included in different part of the book. A ‘Writer by Passion’ Ramendra Kumar’s works have been published and translated into several Indian and foreign languages and six of his books have been recommended as readers for CBSE, India. His stories have found a place in text books and anthologies published across the world.
The book launch turned into an interactive session on parenting and its challenges as the audience took the opportunity to ask the author questions and doubts that are part of everyday life of the new-age parent – time constraints, bringing up two children, the impact of television and cartoon channels on young impressionable minds, how to promote good behavior in kids, the repercussions of visuals of excessive violence that children are exposed to in the electronic media and so on.
The ebook was then released by Mr. Veluswamy, Secretary, SNS Institutions, amidst much applause. The program ended with the vote of thanks by Ms. Jananya Nalin, Trustee, SNS Institutions followed by the National Anthem.
— Learning&Creativity (@LearnNCreate) September 10, 2014
During the time of our parents and grandparents, parenting was a shared responsibility. Since then the onslaught of change has created a new society and a new value system. The responsibility of bringing up the child now rests squarely on the parents. Double income parents have increasingly lesser time for children, busy as they are juggling their work as well as day-to-day household chores. However, this does not stop them from expecting spectacular achievements from their children. All these changes put together have turned every concept, ideal and principle of parenting on its head.
In this book Ramendra Kumar, with his wide experience in writing for children and his own personal experience of bringing up two children, explores the fundamental of Effective Parenting through Five Pillars – the Pillars of Sharing, Caring, Fun and Joy, Healthy Living and Invaluable Values. It is a framework offering hands-on suggestions and pragmatic examples which would hopefully serve as unobtrusive guides as the reader journeys across the tough terrain of Parenting.
We are editorially independent, not funded, supported or influenced by investors or agencies. We try to keep our content easily readable in an undisturbed interface, not swamped by advertisements and pop-ups. Our mission is to provide a platform you can call your own creative outlet and everyone from renowned authors and critics to budding bloggers, artists, teen writers and kids love to build their own space here and share with the world.
When readers like you contribute, big or small, it goes directly into funding our initiative. Your support helps us to keep striving towards making our content better. And yes, we need to build on this year after year. Support LnC-Silhouette with a little amount - and it only takes a minute. Thank you
Got a poem, story, musing or painting you would like to share with the world? Send your creative writings and expressions to firstname.lastname@example.org
Learning and Creativity publishes articles, stories, poems, reviews, and other literary works, artworks, photographs and other publishable material contributed by writers, artists and photographers as a friendly gesture. The opinions shared by the writers, artists and photographers are their personal opinion and does not reflect the opinion of Learning and Creativity- emagazine. Images used in the posts (not including those from Learning and Creativity's own photo archives) have been procured from the contributors themselves, public forums, social networking sites, publicity releases, free photo sites such as Pixabay, Pexels, Morguefile, etc and Wikimedia Creative Commons. Please inform us if any of the images used here are copyrighted, we will pull those images down.