Interview the adult.
Ask about the type of underwear the child wears.
The average age for girls to be toilet trained is 29 months. Boys are making progress and some may use the toilet.
Let parents know that not all children are toilet trained by the “average age.” Each child is an individual with his own timeline. Patience and encouragement without negativity is key to success.
North Carolina Department of Public Instruction, 2015
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