NY Court Rules Parents Can Spank KidsFor most parents, choosing whether to spank a child is a moral issue. But now, a New York court has said that corporal punishment of children is OK. This is in response to a case of a father who allegedly spanked his son at a party in 2012.
Preston Smith on the Question to Ask Your Child After SchoolIn Chapter 19 of 22 in his 2014 Capture Your Flag interview, elementary charter school network CEO Preston Smith answers "How is Your Parenting Approach Evolving as Your Children Grow From Infants into Toddlers?" With a 3-year old and a 5-year old both now in school, Smith learns ways to engage his kids after the school day. Getting advice from a cohort member from his Aspen Institute Pahara fellowship, Smith asks not "What did you learn today?" but rather "What questions did you ask in school?"