“Manners are a sensitive awareness of the feelings of others. If you have that awareness, you have good manners, no matter what fork you use.” — the words of Emily Post.
Has your child started accessing the digital space? Where do they get to learn these little things that matter the most about their etiquette digitally? From a friend or a peer? From home? In school? From a caregiver? Or would they just grow up to learn from their experiences?
These are some of the contemporary issues facing children, adolescents and youths.
An educator and the National Coordinator International Schools, Teachers and Directors Association in Nigeria who doubles as a parent, Mrs. Juliana Odekhian, shares her expert thoughts on the issue.
A parent and a Communications Strategist, Tolulope Baiyewu, also delves in to balance the perspectives.