As Asian parents we're known for worrying about academic results and also would go to great lengths to expose our children to extra-curricular activities like sport and art. But do we pay enough attention to our kids' emotional development or is that an entirely Western concept? An emotionally intelligent child is one who is sensitive to other people, responsible, confident and well-grounded. Pretty much qualities that all decent people -Asian or not - should have.
Here are five emotional skills your child should possess: