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?"
My Son Wears DressesSeth Menachem stopped fighting the inevitable: His 4-year-old daughter and 2-year-old son both love to wear dresses. And in the Los Angeles summer, that's a pretty practical thought. He joins us to discuss his support, as well as the response.
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.
Louise Langheier on Asking For Advice Before Having a BabyIn Chapter 20 of 21 in her 2014 Capture Your Flag interview, social entrepreneur Louise Langheier answers "At This Moment in Your Life, Where Are You Seeking Advice and Coaching?" Nine months pregnant, Langheier shares how she openly seeks out advice from working parents on how they navigated parenthood and career after starting a family. She shares how she asks working parents and the way she asks follow-up questions. Louise Davis Langheier is founder and CEO of Peer Health Exchange.