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Your child, the latchkey years

Your child, the latchkey years

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Published by Meredith Corp. in Des Moines, Iowa .
Written in

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  • United States.,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Latchkey children -- United States.,
    • Child rearing -- United States.,
    • Latchkey children -- United States -- Life skills guides -- Juvenile literature.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesBetter homes and gardens., Latchkey years.
      Statement[editor, Elizabeth Woolover].
      ContributionsWoolover, Elizabeth.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHQ777.65 .Y68 1990
      The Physical Object
      Pagination64 p. :
      Number of Pages64
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2224262M
      ISBN 100696018861
      LC Control Number89063156
      OCLC/WorldCa22386589

      LATCHKEY PROGRAM SCHOOL-AGE CHILD CARE PARENT HANDBOOK SCHOOL YEAR. 1 Dear Parents, I would like to welcome you and your child(ren) to the Lawson Latchkey Program. This program is administered by the Lawson School District and is book, next to your child’s name. 8File Size: KB.   27 Things '60s Kids Did That Would Horrify Us Now. You had to read a book, if your eyes could tolerate it while in a moving car, or sing. A favorite was "A Hundred Bottles of Beer on the Wall." Kids would take turns sleeping in the back window of the car while it was moving, since above the seats in the back window was a place small bodies.

      For years, Jan Ockunzzi, director of the Florida School-Age Child Care Clearinghouse, agreed. She thought the programs were better at relieving parents' guilt than helping the kids. Not anymore. A latchkey kid, or latchkey child, is a child who returns from school to an empty home, or a child, left at home with little parental supervision, because their parent or parents are away at term refers to children as young as 5 years old who provide self-care or to older children who supervise their younger siblings; the term refers to the latchkey of a door to a house.

      Life Essentials ® Preparing your child for success in school and life. Our Creative Explorers program is developed through our Life Essentials ® curriculum to provide your school-age child with well-rounded learning experiences while receiving positive, nurturing care. Various radical ideologies will be pursuing to inhabit your child's' mind. Public schools, in particular, are infamous for drugs, violence, bullying, and sexual harassment. I think that blaming schools for your child's negative experience is a way of removing responsibility from you: the parent.


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Although the term "latchkey kid" first appeared in the s to describe young children taking care of themselves after school while dad fought in the war and mom went off to work, the anxiety over latchkey kids really exploded in the United States in the late s and early s.

Higher divorce rates and more job opportunities for women left a reported 3 million 6- to year-olds fending Author: Dave Roos.

Latchkey kids are kids between the ages of 5 and 13 who take care of themselves with no adult supervision before and after school on a the latchkey years book basis. The term self-care is also used to describe. Home-Alone Kids: The Working Parent's Complete Guide to Providing the Best Care for Your Child.

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She'd also had the offer to go with the ghosts she /5(19). Latchkey Program Handbook 7 Huron Academy-A School of Choice 9/1/ 6. Keep the staff informed of any changes or incidents in the home that may result in a change in your child’s behavior or attitude.

Listen to the concerns of the staff regarding your child and work with the staff on an agreeable solution. Inyear-old A+ took the hip hop world by storm with this great debut, "The Latch-Key Child." The Hempstead, Long Island native had barely entered his teenage years but commanded great respect on the mic, displaying a hard, intelligent style fitting of the grimy New York underground scene.5/5(19).

Generation X has been called “the latchkey generation,” a group of people whose personal identity was in part shaped by the independence of being left alone after school. In fact, memories of spending time home alone still shapes the parenting of some GenXers, who vowed never to repeat their parents’ mistakes.

But how bad was life as a latchkey kid, anyway. Whether or not your child should become a latchkey kid depends on the temperament and readiness of each child, as well as your situation as a family.

Establishing Appropriate Latchkey Behaviors Before the school year begins, take the time to develop some ground rules for your child while they’re home alone.

Latchkey Kids book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Pennsylvania, a "surprise" child of ill-matched parents who did the "right thing" and got married.

For the next 11 years, they fought constantly, creating an unhealthy environment that adversely affected Waln emotionally and behaviorally.4/5. ‘As a child, Ivey, 42, was a latchkey kid until junior high school, when her stepmother retired.’ ‘Dec is the baby of a large Irish Catholic brood of seven children while Ant is the eldest of three, a latchkey kid who made his own lunch and who, after his parents divorced.

After a short plateau, there was a decline in sexual abuse of children in That decline gained momentum after The years of the increase occurred during the Generation X years of latchkey childhood, and then declined during the years Generation X began having children. InLynn Sanford wrote a book called The Silent Children.

Environment. Consider your neighborhood and your home environment before making this tough decision. If you live in a relatively safe neighborhood and your home is free of hazards, it is less dangerous to leave a child alone ly, reliable neighbors who are home during the day or during the time you are considering leaving your youngster alone are another plus 1.

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If a child has an older sibling who is required to take care of them until the parents arrive, there can be fights that spring up because of the lack of adult supervision.

Home Alone Rules by State Many parents are faced with the dilemma of at what age can children stay home alone, especially during after-school hours or the summertime. Before you consider leaving your child without supervision, be sure they are reasonably mature, able to take care of themselves, and completely prepared for emergency situations.

To better tend the flocks of unsupervised children that have been turning libraries into de facto child-care centers in recent years, librarians should be educated about the characteristics and Author: Deborah L. Cohen. Unlocking the Door to Successful Latchkey Kid Parenting Today, of the 34 million children agesthree-quarters have parents who both work outside the home.

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