Boys with bad sportsmanship act poorly not because they’re boys, but because they haven’t been taught or they haven’t learned that such behavior is unacceptable.
Marie Roker-Jones shares some of the life lessons found in ‘Green Eggs and Ham’ and the importance of being open to learning and trying new things.
How well-meaning parents support bullying by not addressing inappropriate comments made in their presence by other people’s kids.
What would it be like if all boys felt heard and understood?
The holy grail for becoming a gentleman.
The rules and complexities of this topic have been changing. How are you having the conversation with the youth in your life?
Sports are great, but we shouldn’t pressure boys to play just to prove their masculinity.
Sometimes talking to your son can feel like a one way conversation.
Like loose shoelaces, a child’s emotional life tends to spill out all over the place.
Why we should raise emotionally healthy men.
Domestic violence services have rightly focused most attention on meeting survivors’ needs. Increasingly, though, organizations are involving men and boys in domestic violence prevention.
As a single mother, I was in a unique position to have candid conversations with my son that many parents—mothers and fathers—shy away from.
While parents are growing more concerned about their children’s easy access to porn, they often don’t realize just how ‘hardcore’ and violent it has become and how early their kids are seeing it.
Because doing so perpetuates that notion that if flowers can grow and bloom, so can people.
What are some of the attributes that great men possess?
For a parent who is a baseball lover, raising a son who didn’t like sports took effort. How else can you bond if not over sports?