While in school our child is exposed to different personalities of other children which impose a significant risk. However, we must send our child to school because it is necessary and it is a must for them to become educated. So not sending them to school for them not to be exposed to such elements is not a pretty good idea.
The only thing that you can do is to give your child some pieces of advice and great upbringing to keep them away from those vices. Here are the following tips that you can do to increase the chances of your child not to fall on vices:
- Teach them moral values – this is very important because moral values will keep your child away from evil doings. The moral values that you integrate on your child’s mind will surely be carried over until they become full-grown adults.
- Check their peers in school if they are a good influence – although we are not fully seeing our child while they are in school we can still know who their friends are by investigating. Ask them if who their friends are and from there you can ask their teachers if that certain students are a good If the friends of your child are a bad influence to them then this is the time for you to take action.
- Tell them what’s right or wrong – especially when the child is in the stage of adolescence they tend to be curious on a lot of things. This is the moment wherein you must tell them what is inappropriate to do such as smoking, drinking liquors, and other vices.
So if you want to make your child become a better person someday these tips must be put in mind. And it is very crucial if your child is studying in an international school in Singapore as the exposure to different behaviors from rich kids are prevalent.