How Parents Can Use Curiosity to Fuel Positive Decision Making

How Parents Can Use Curiosity to Fuel Positive Decision Making

Finding ways to motivate your children to make healthy decisions can be tricky. Threatening to take away screen/play time can be an effective strategy, but does encourage good choices out of fear rather than genuine interest. Luckily, recent psychological research highlights a new way to approach this problem using something innate in all children.

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5 Strategies for Raising a Grateful Child

5 Strategies for Raising a Grateful Child

Being grateful is one of the best qualities a person can have. Every parent hopes that their child will grow up to be this way. When children are raised to be grateful, they become more thoughtful, empathetic and polite towards other people. Follow these useful tips to help your child become more grateful.

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Kids Empowered to Help the Hungry

Kids Empowered to Help the Hungry

  Inside Out Club DuPage is on a mission to develop kids with character inside and out; children living by values founded in acceptance, curiosity, collaboration, empathy, gratitude, kindness, perseverance and self-awareness who have a desire to help others, the...

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At what age can my kids start volunteering?

At what age can my kids start volunteering?

As our annual Inside Out Club Fall Family 5K is approaching, I’ve been thinking a lot about family-friendly volunteering. Running or walking for a great cause is a simple, meaningful way to involve your kids in giving back – especially your youngest - but the...

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Our mission is to develop kids with character inside and out.

We provide four Inside Out Club opportunities to help kids and families develop the character skills necessary to thrive in their lives, schools, and later in jobs and community.