As parents or teachers, we can’t always be there to solve every problem for our children. In fact, this isn’t our job. Our job is to TEACH our children how to solve problems by themselves. This way, they can become confident, independent, and successful individuals. So HOW do you teach problem-solving skills to kids? Here's a peek at a few strategies for teaching problem-solving to kids. Want to see the full list of problem-solving advice and activities, sorted by age?