Quiz: Do You Know How to Encourage Your Child's Best Behavior?

Take our quiz to find out how well you're doing when it comes to encouraging good behavior in your child. The temptation is to be your child's best friend, but parenting experts agree: If you want to be successful, friendship is not your main priority.

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Your 3-year-old used to have a good bedtime routine, but since you moved him from his crib to a toddler bed, you have to lie down with him until he falls asleep. This can take anywhere from 15 minutes to an hour. If you don't stay with him he throws up a tantrum. Do you...


Let him cry it out.

Change the routine by introducing a bedtime story.

Take turns with your husband so you get a break.

Whatever you do, do it consistently so he knows what to expect.