he following subtopics are to be addressed:

Subtopic 1:

discuss the development of parenting skills

Subtopic 2:

discuss parental values and attitudes that accompany stages in the development of the child

Subtopic 3:

analyze methods of effective guidance

Subtopic 4:

discuss the role of discipline; compare and contrast discipline with punishment

Subtopic 5:

discuss constructive and destructive elements in parenting styles; identify at least three categories of parenting styles; include an overview of the parenting behaviors associated with each style and the results obtained from each

Subtopic 6:

discuss the challenges to responsible and effective parenting presented by contemporary society