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?"
Deadbeat...Moms?It's socially acceptable to lambast dads for being deadbeats, but what about the moms who don't parent properly? Is there a support system in place for single dads dealing with deadbeat moms?
Making Sure Teens Are Safe Beyond FacebookNot too long ago, the phrase social network meant Facebook. But that's not the case anymore, especially for teens. Today they use specific apps for specific needs. Here are 3 trends in social media and how you can help your kids use them responsibly.