Learning during a pandemic is challenging. Hell -- LIVING during a pandemic is challenging. But you already know that. The chaos, confusion and sense of overwhelm are likely intimately familiar to you now. What you want -- need -- are answers. Answers that will help you figure out how to keep your boys learning during a pandemic, without losing your #&$* mind. When I started building boys all those years ago (both metaphorically and literally), I never imagined that I was developing crucial pandemic survival skills. But I was. All those years of homeschooling and working from home taught me lessons that can help you survive (and thrive) in spite of the craziness. Here are 4 tips for learning during a pandemic: #1: Stop stressing about screen time When historians … [Read More...] about Building Boys & Learning During a Pandemic
Over 30 million adolescents play sports in the U.S. alone. Sports are a great way for them to get out and exercise. However, many often injure themselves when … Read More about Effective Ways To Prevent Sports Injuries In Adolescents
What about school? is the question on everyone's minds right now. It's on the minds of school district administrators, teachers, parents, legislators, school … Read More about What About School?
My oldest son wasn't yet two when Raising Cain:Protecting the Emotional Life of Boys was published in 1999. At the time, I was so immersed in the process … Read More about Reading Raising Cain
Many people are horrified at the thought of single moms raising boys. In fact, some take it further and blame single moms for boys' violent acts and … Read More about In Defense of Single Moms Raising Boys