My parents never gave material rewards for good report cards. Probably because we straddled the line between poverty and middle class most years, but I would like to think it was on principle. Their praise and pride was enough to make me want to succeed. Oh how I loved the end of the school year, […]
The funny thing is, when you describe to another parent that your child is actually doing very little after school, it’s almost a stigma. They look at you like you’re a bad parent because you don’t have your child active enough.