Parenting: Achievement By Harald Breiding-Buss There are few issues where parents’ opinions are as divided as over encouraging (or discouraging) competition and achievement in their children. For some, competition is the root of all evil for children, especially when encouraged early in life. Things should be about the joy of taking part and having fun […]
Posts tagged with "Boys"
Trouble at School While all children and young adults are better educated than ever before, there is a widening gap between boys and girls. Has removing barriers to girls’ education led to increased barriers for boys education? Or are girls just naturally smarter than boys? Brendon Smith investigates. I always thought our local kindergarten was […]
Parenting: The Y-Factor The tides of opinon on whether or not boys really are inherently different from girls (and if so, is it nature or social conditioning) have ebbed and flowed for the better part of 50 years now. For the last 10 there has been a proliferation of books saying that boys are different, […]