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Psychologist: Rules Squash Children's Creativity

Psychologist: Rules Squash Children's Creativity

Psychologist Adam Grant claims that parents of highly creative children have an average of fewer than one rule.

Thomas Paine: School Choice Supporter?

Thomas Paine: School Choice Supporter?

School choice is hardly a modern idea dreamed up by the religious right.

Medical Doctor: 3 Ways to Avoid Raising Disrespectful Brats

Medical Doctor: 3 Ways to Avoid Raising Disrespectful Brats

Parents need to take back the authority they have turned over to their children.

7 Surprising Quotes from Margaret Sanger

7 Surprising Quotes from Margaret Sanger

She appears to have been a fan of eugenics.

Childhood Chores are a Predictor of Success

Childhood Chores are a Predictor of Success

The sooner the kids start, the better.

The Tragedy of Laquan McDonald

The Tragedy of Laquan McDonald

Let’s talk about root causes. 

Homeschoolers Sued For Letting Their Children Play Outside During the Day

Homeschoolers Sued For Letting Their Children Play Outside During the Day

Should homeschool families be able to continue to use their property as they see fit - at any time of the day?

Decrease in Teen Moms

Decrease in Teen Moms

According to the CDC, women are waiting longer to have children.

What is segregation?

What is segregation?

The state of Minnesota has a problem with minority parents finding majority minority schools that work.

Teaching Children Manners: Is It Still Worth the Effort?

Teaching Children Manners: Is It Still Worth the Effort?

Sixty-one percent of parents say they don't have time.

Love doesn't need Marriage

Love doesn't need Marriage

But something else does. 

Are Family Divisions Contributing to National Disunity?

Are Family Divisions Contributing to National Disunity?

Edmund Burke had something to say on that subject.

Medical Journal: Talking Toys are No Substitute for A Parent

Medical Journal: Talking Toys are No Substitute for A Parent

Time for parents to slow down and invest time and conversation in their little ones?

British Educator: Student Success Comes from “Quiet, sensible, matter-of-fact parents”
Do LGBT kids need school choice?

Do LGBT kids need school choice?

A private school for LGBT kids is opening in Atlanta, but tuition is $13k.

Let’s be honest about the Cologne assaults

Let’s be honest about the Cologne assaults

Multiculturalism doesn't work. And boys and girls are unequal.

Doctor: Overstimulation May Be Causing ADHD

Doctor: Overstimulation May Be Causing ADHD

Are American adults aiding and abetting the rapid rise in ADHD?

A source of our anxiety?

A source of our anxiety?

Spending, spending, spending. Debt, debt, debt. 

Are Many Women Today Doing Two Full-Time Jobs?

Are Many Women Today Doing Two Full-Time Jobs?

Eleanor Roosevelt had something important to say on this topic.

Survey: Most Parents Say They Never Spank Their Children

Survey: Most Parents Say They Never Spank Their Children

A recent Pew Research study breaks down exactly how parents are attempting to discipline their children.

This Doctor Nails the Problem with American Parenting

This Doctor Nails the Problem with American Parenting

Kids need an authority figure, not a friend.

Learning from Lynyrd

Learning from Lynyrd

Time to be a simple man? 

Is this what we’ve become?

Is this what we’ve become?

Divorce and an absent father are no laughing matter. 

Two-Parent Households at an All-Time Low

Two-Parent Households at an All-Time Low

Should Americans once again embrace the value of the two-parent family?  

Public school asks students to sing ‘Allahu Akbar’

Public school asks students to sing ‘Allahu Akbar’

There is no value-neutral education. What's the solution?

Large Families Becoming an Oddity in America

Large Families Becoming an Oddity in America

The number of large households is declining, and has been for some time.

Reducing youth aggression isn’t as easy as “Kumbaya”

Reducing youth aggression isn’t as easy as “Kumbaya”

"When marriage bells stop ringing in a neighborhood, the children in that neighborhood turn mean."
 

Our Over-Controlled Society is Damaging Children’s Social Skills

Our Over-Controlled Society is Damaging Children’s Social Skills

Do we need to re-evaluate the controlled, institutionalized approach we have employed toward education and other childhood activities?

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