Category Education

765 Million Reasons Not to Let Your Kids Play Football

“The NFL has given everybody 765 million reasons why you don’t want to play football.” ~ Harry Carson, New York Giants 1976-1988 In 2008, I remember hearing a doctor of psychology tell a class of young students, “If you’re playing football in the hopes of getting a scholarship to pay for your education, you’re better […]

Kids Who Don’t Learn to Fail, Fail to Learn

One of the hardest things to do as a parent is to watch your child struggle with a new task. Yet, without affording our children the experience of the challenge, they lose out on the expression of joy and self-esteem that is embodied as a result of their personal accomplishments. To illustrate, we are all […]