The Overprotected Kid / Hanna Rosin / April 2014 / A preoccupation with safety has stripped childhood of independence, risk taking, and discovery—without making it safer. A new kind of playground points to a better solution.
Kids praised for being smart want to work on easier problems, and think they're not smart enough for hard problems. Kids praised for working hard want to keep trying and feel they can eventually get it.
College by homeschool family whose children go to college at 12 years old and graduate with outstanding careers. Their book is called The Brainy Bunch: The Harding Family’s Method to College by Age Twelve
Teaching Children to Clean: Tips, Age Appropriate Cleaning Lists, & Free Chore Charts