Legendary Nollywood actor, Kanayo O. Kanayo, has offered counsel to parents who make comparisons between their children and others.
When they are under pressure to impress their parents, many children experience severe stress and anxiety. Unfortunately, this form of comparison causes low self-esteem in children, and they will eventually participate in anti-social behaviour.
To be honest, each person possesses unique strengths that must be nurtured in order to make a positive difference in children.
As a result, when parents make this error, their children grow to feel like a failure and incapable of succeeding in anything.
“Never compare your children with others in a way that will make them feel sad”.
See her post below;