This is an excerpt of a note sent to extended family from a family new to Redeemer Classical in the last year. We reprint it here with the mother's permission, with some minor changes such as removing kids' names. The kids are so happy. The school is exactly what they needed. Each morning begins with … Continue reading Mom Tells About Choosing Redeemer Classical: ‘My Kids Are So Happy’
Today was the kind of day that reminds both teachers and parents why we do this.
Researchers have begun to explore an idea generations of humans have known through experience: resilience is a key component of a good character and, therefore, a good life. Yet as "Free-Range Parenting" author Lenore Skenazy has documented in detail, as children's lives have grown increasingly safe and comfortable, they've also grown more emotionally fragile. On … Continue reading How To Build Sturdy Children