Raising Compassionate Boys: Discipline

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Kozo Hattori explores the intersection of compassion and discipline.

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Today’s HIV & AIDS – Is Your Family At Risk?

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Report suggests ages 13-24 are higher risk periods for HIV infections

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Are You Inadvertently Raising a Jerk?

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“We talk so much about leaving a better planet to our kids, that we forget to leave better kids to our planet.”-Gerry Burnie

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Bloodlines Are Being Eliminated in the Black Community

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Author Joe Carter speaks on how violence against black males is wiping out some family bloodlines

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10 Things Your Son Wants to Hear From You

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It’s the simple things in life that matter most to our children such as speaking words of encouragement.

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Raising Compassionate Boys: Healing Mistakes

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“The wound is the place where the light enters you” ~Rumi (on parenting?) One morning when my older son was 6 year old, he would not get out of bed until 7:45–30 minutes before school started. Then he wouldn’t eat his eggs since he was distracted by his Pokemon cards, so I threw the cards […]

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Under Pressure

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Samantha Hines of My Three Sons speaks on hidden pressures kids sometimes feel

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Summer Learning – Do our Kids Need It?

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Deanne Shoyer looks at how summer can be an opportunity for kids to boost their academic achievement by reading books.

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Why Parents Shouldn’t Force Their Child to Go To College Right Away

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Devin Robinson explains the effects of forcing kids who aren’t ready to go college

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Raising Compassionate Boys: An Experiment in Parenting

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In response to the plethora of school shootings, sexual assaults, and viral humiliations, Kozo Hattori is arming his sons with compassion.

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When Parents Say That…We Kids Feel Like This

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13yr old Xavier aims to clear up meanings lost in translation from parents to kids

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Why Boys Need Men in Their Lives to Keep Them in Line

Why boys need men to keep them in line

Rachel Miller-Bradshaw explains why we need the men in our society to pull boys back in when they step out of line.

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Your Son is Not the Man of YOUR House; Help Kids Stay Kids

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Teaching responsibility is a great thing, but we could all be careful not to rush kids to grow up

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Stand Up and Speak Up against Bullying using your Gully Face

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A new project that is challenging bullying: The Gully Face campaign encourages individuals to use a facial expression, known as the Gully Face, as an act of strength against bullying.

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A Mother’s Beautiful Letter of Love to Her Gay Son

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Being a 13 year old boy is hard enough, but add being gay on top of that and I imagine the idea of coming out to your family could be terrifying.

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How to Re-Engage Young Men in High School and Life

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Craig McClay encourages us to support young men staying in high school by helping them with tools for life.

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