Being focused has as much to do with our children's inner world as it does their outer world. As adults, we know that our state of mind contributes to our ability to focus and reach our goals, but children don't have that awareness. It's the job of parents and educators to teach children how to focus and concentrate, and that means knowing the tools that help them create space, and find calm for the purpose of creating order. Yes, focus is a result of inner peace. What does your child need in order for him or her to be focused?