As I research and learn more about my children and yours, I will share articles and books that I find helpful.  Let me know if you do too.

SENG Hoagies’ Gifted Education National Association for Gifted Education

Are you having power struggles with your child at home?  Here is a good resource to help you through that.  I really agree with the section on accountability.  You have to hold your child accountable for their actions.  It’s not your fault.  They are choosing their behavior.  You have taught them right from wrong, now it’s their turn to show that they understand that.  Also, I firmly believe that both parents need to be on the same page.  If you are not saying the same thing and following through then you are setting a poor example for expectations.

Yes!  This article about redefining failure is exactly what we try to do… we don’t tell the kids they are failures of course, however, letting them know that they SHOULD and WILL make mistakes is important.  Read for yourself and see what you think.

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