One pre-k teacher describes the rules that have made field trips nearly non-existent at her school. Even a trip across the street to the Post Office was scrutinized for potential disaster. Read more, over at Let Grow. (Photo of Field Museum by Jtesla16 at wts wikivoyage )
Worse — the neighbors bothered by the whoops of playing kids were CITY PLANNERS! From Harvard! For details, click here, which will take you to Let Grow. Cute african american little girl playing outdoor – Black people kid and friend happy.
Let them have fun — and solve their own spats. This could engender the optimism and “grit” human resources is searching for! Check out the ideas at Let Grow. Head Of Human Resources Selection Business Staff
At one reader’s YMCA, parents are not allowed to leave the building while their kids take a class. And so they are almost forced to hover. Any ideas of how to change that norm? Tell us over at Let Grow! Fathers watching their sons playing soccer game, kids playing football, selective focus
Parents are worried that their kids playing Fortnite are turning into game-obsessed zombies. But Jennifer Senior just wrote a great piece in the NY Times defending the game as social and life-enhancing for her tween son. Love to hear from anyone who has actually played the game: Should parents worry? Weigh in over at Let […]
A West Virginia mom has been charged with falsely accusing a man of trying to kidnap her child from the mall. Either the mom believed this was happening — or wanted to believe it was happening. Here’s the story, at Let Grow.
Why do parents need a law guaranteeing that giving their kids some independence — by choice or necessity — will not be mistaken for neglect? Because no one should have to second-guess their parenting decisions based on someone misinterpreting their confidence in their kids. Check out our 2-minute video on why kids need some free […]
Empathy is ready to spring forth — when it has a chance. Read a short and heartwarming story here, at Let Grow.
What happens when you send your kid on her first errand? This New Zealand ad for milk tells you everything you need to know — and it is absolutely delightful. Click here to watch it over at Let Grow.
Her reaction is a helpful story — over at Let Grow. Click here! SAMSUNG CSC