16: Different temperaments – how to support your child’s temperament and guide him to good interaction


Module 3 –

‘Cooperation skills – cooperation is everything’

Personality traits and temperaments are considered an important part of raising children. In this chapter you will learn important scientifically proven findings from Finland on how temperament can affect success at school. Every child is unique with a personal temperament. Recognizing the temperament of your child may help you as a parent to understand and respect the individual. It also helps parents and educators to support the growth and positive development of the child.