How can we send the messages we want to our children without confusing motives?


I enjoyed one mother’s sardonic assessment of the situation where children want to play rather than earn a little money or help out a neighbor. Notice, though, that college admissions is still a part of many a threat, even for pretty young children…

Washington Post on chores and “helping others”



About Kathleen McNamara Head's Up!

an educator in Independent Schools for over 28 years
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