This is not a comprehensive list but a sample of the skills required of a parent/teacher I encourage you to send me additional ones to be added when the book is updated.
When I substitute elementary school, I tell children that I never lie. If I do lie or in my personal life then I forfeit the right to be a role-model. It is NOT do as I say and not as I do.
· Be Solution Oriented · Give a lot of love
· Be authentic Teach children mindfulness and meditation
Remember as a child you were able to separate the adults in those who love children, adults who tolerate children, nice but not particularly kind, and adults who do not like children and see them as just non-human·