Monthly Archives: January 2013

Angry Adolescents

Parents must avoid the Four Cardinal Sins when dealing with their adolescent: 1. Nagging 2. Spontaneous discussions about problems 3. Insight transplants (lectures) 4. Arguing ~Thomas Phelan, Surviving your Adolescents Adolescents? Sounds like something you’d only touch with a pair … Continue reading

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Study Skills and Homework

I like a teacher who gives you something to take home to think about besides homework. ~ Lily Tomlin But homework and studying also become the wellsprings for building greater mental effort capacity in all kids. Schools teach kids how … Continue reading

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