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The responsibilities of parents are meant by the role, efforts and contributions of the parents for the children's physical. Mental, social and emotional development as well as the development of other aspects so that children can develop themselves and contribute largely to the development of the society and nation. The life of the children will be in a trouble once the parents fail to understand their responsibilities towards them.
Parents have to perform vast responsibilities towards them. They include adequate nurturing, proper love, affection, guidance, good behavior, etc. The children of today are the future hopes of the family, energetic personalities of the society and capable citizens of the country. Therefore, parents have to internalize their responsibilities towards their children in order to make them able and ideal citizens of the state.
The parents have the complete responsibility for the development of physical, mental, social and emotional aspects of the children since childhood to adolescence. When the children are grown up, they will discharge their responsibilities properly and hence becomes capable as food parents in future.
The father is the manager or head of the family and his authority is respected. He sets rules for all the members to observe in order to maintain order, discipline and harmony. The education of the child belongs to both parents jointly. The mother not only support but home in the absence of father. She holds the family together by managing the household and directing the lives of its members. The mother, therefore, is not only housekeeper, a treasure but a director and an executive officer as well. The parents have the following roles in the family, they are:
We have come to know from the study of the above mentioned points about the role of parents. Now, it is relevant to discuss about responsibility, duty and involvement of parents towards their children.
The important responsibilities of parents towards their children are given below:
Parents are fully responsible for physical, mental, social and emotional development of children from birth to growth. Parents should perform the following roles:
The process can play following roles in the family to bring happiness in the family.
The responsibilities of a parent toward the children are given below:
The four implication of responsible parenthood are given below:
The responsibilities of children towards their parents are mentioned below:
Parents are the true and real friends of their children. They are always near and dear of the children. Friendly environment is most crucial and it should be created between parents and children. They can exchange their ideas, knowledge, wisdom and experiences. Parents are concerned with their children in happiness and sorrow. They can share the happiness with their children by playing outer or indoor games. Parents should share their experiences with children as a friend. So they choose the right path. Parents do not let children go ashtray, on the contrary, bring them to right track. Good parents co-operate with children on cultural and entertainment program.
Parents are the first educators of children. Children learn the first word in mother's lap and speaking skills from their parents. Most of the discipline is taught at home itself. Children learn to do basic things like walk, talk, eat etc. at home itself. Children learn about their culture, courtesy, politeness through his parents itself. So, parents are the first moral teachers. Before going to school, children learn a great number of things at home itself. Parents teach their children those things that are most important to survive. It is also said that "children reflects, parent's courtesy" which means children learns what their parents teach them and shows the very behavior. Parents are indeed the first educator of children.
Parents are the great inspirer of their children. Parents motivate their children to be disciplined and teach them to be obedient. They inspire the children to be disciplined and teach them to face the problem. For example, when a child fails an examination and becomes sad, his parents cheer him up and encourage him to continue his studies. If children go on wrong track, then parents inspire their children and bring them in right track. Indeed, parents help their children to extricate from their notorious work and inspire them to be good in all respect.
Three responsibilities of parents are described below:
The roles of father and mother in the family are given below:
Proper parenting refers to take care of the children and take the responsibilities at its full. Parents should be capable for supporting and rearing to children till their full maturity. Parents should provide all the basic needs to their children. It is must necessary to fulfill the basic needs. Parents should also cultivate their children with religious and social value. Parents should teach their children about their culture and should encourage being generous.