November 19, 2017

Today’s teens are the best-behaved generation on record

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The Centers for Disease Control released a monster report last week on the state of Americans’ health. The 511-page report makes one thing abundantly clear: today’s teens are behaving better right now than pretty much any other time since the federal government began collecting data. The teen birth rate is at an all-time low. Read the rest… Read more

Why French Children are Better Behaved

Well-behaved kids in a restaurant. Image from travelmuse.com

First it was Tiger Mothers, now French parents are observed for their superior parenting in the Wall Street Journal. Read why one writer argues French children are better behaved than American kids.  One theory is that we actually spend too much time coddling our kids, like offering them too many snacks and playing referee when… Read more