The color-blind ideology is often upheld because parents are uncomfortable talking about race.
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We should ask questions and start a dialogue instead of avoiding and allowing confusion and fear to grow.
Patience can be developed over time — it’s a habit, and like any other habit, it just takes some focus.
Parents today know the decisions we make for our kids concerning technology are important—but entirely without context.
This discussion of media and childhood is an ongoing one—within our own families and to learn what’s worked for others.
Wise parents think about what foundation is being laid by the toys—and the number of toys—that are given to their kids.
Many young children already hold negative stereotypes of other racial and ethnic groups by the time they enter first grade.
Our family spent three months traveling around the western U.S.—over 100 hours in the car with three kids. Here are tools we found useful.
It involves choosing a phone and the bells and whistles…finding the right plan, safety issues, ethical issues, and self-control.
Lower stress equals happier parent.
Kids are born voracious learners. It’s a natural instinct to be curious about the world and to try to make sense of it.