Valuing qualities

Raising a Moral Child by Adam Grant

April 14, 2014
Raising a Moral Child by Adam Grant

In The New York Times, Adam Grant, author of “Give and Take: Why Helping Others Drives Our Success” gives a view of research from a number of studies that show the more and less effective ways to raise a caring child. He states that surveyed parents around the world more often chose caring, rather than […]

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Raising Service-Minded Children — Not “Voluntourists”

April 14, 2014
Raising Service-Minded Children — Not “Voluntourists”

Layli Miller-Muro writes:  Every thoughtful, concerned parent wants their children to grow up with a well-developed social conscience, with a love for humanity, with empathy and concern for others. But most parents struggle with how to accomplish those goals.  … one of the attributes of perfection we should all strive for, adults as well as […]

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Every Child is a Mine of Hidden Gems

November 15, 2010
Every Child is a Mine of Hidden Gems

by Tom Hodges You will have children who are eager to learn. You will be finding their special talents and interests when you treat each child as a source of hidden abilities.  Instead of forcing them to meet external standards, you will encourage them to develop their abilities. Each child has the potential to do […]

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