Boys Education Series

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From Allowance to Autonomy: Why Chores Matter

Chores are, by definition, routine and typically unpleasant. No one relishes doing these activities and they have suffered witty lashings by insightfu...

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Boys and Friendships

As an adolescent girl, the social-emotional landscape was rocky, to say the least, when I was in middle school. Friend groups shifted overnight, and t...

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Using Music to Inspire Boys

What captures young boys’ musical interests? How do boys learn that music making is so rewarding? Why is “learning through play” so valuable and does ...

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Safe Development of Young Athletes

Athletes want to be successful. They want to win and at times are willing to do whatever is necessary to make that a reality. We’ve seen the stories, ...

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Making this Year the Best

It’s nearly the end of summer break, and as you seek structure and relief from the constant Fortnite, SnapChat, and Instagram rotation, you anxiously ...

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Winning the Reading Battle

If you are like me, you can remember so vividly the first moments when your son started to memorize the letters of the alphabet.  It seemed like absol...