Should I send my child to Public School?

Feb 01

I’ve held off on this question for several years.  I know a lot of devout Christian men and women who teach in the public school system.  I think most of my friends would quit before pushing an agenda that would harm their students. Unfortunately, since you may not always personally know the other 30 or so teachers that make up any school staff, you...

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The roots of nasty Political Correctness

Jan 09

Political correctness, like so many other traits, has it’s origins in parenting style.  When parents overly concentrate on their child’s feelings rather than on understanding others (how life works), the parent not only supports selfishness – they create the building blocks for illogical adult behavior.  When a parent builds a bubble around their...

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Screaming kids and crowded stores

Dec 16

I was rushing through a store hoping to get home early enough to wrap a couple of presents before cooking supper.  I was third in line waiting to enter a long stream of cashiers.  I scanned all the trinkets placed at eye level to catch the spur of the moment buyer.  The soft tones of Christmas music were drowned out by the ear piercing scream of a child. It...

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To Spank or Not to Spank

Sep 17

Spanking has made the news with the alarming pictures of Adrian Peterson, the NFL player who used a switch, or a tree branch, to spank his son. Spanking is NOT a form of discipline. Before you can discipline your child, you have to get their attention. They must be totally focused on you and what you are insisting they do. Very often the child is out of control and...

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Why do Teens Rebel? – Cause #6

Jul 29

Why do Teens Rebel? – Cause #6

Logic is the most important thing you can teach your children.  If you have a list of attributes you want to instill in your child, “logic” should be at the top of that list.  If your child can be logical and possesses a talent for reasoning, it will calm emotions and keep teen rebellion from happening.  Logic is more than just opinion or your personal...

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Why Do Teens Rebel? Cause #5

Jun 12

Why Do Teens Rebel?  Cause #5

Teen Rebellion is a complicated issue.  It can be prevented but you must start early.  In my book, Discipline Exposed, I give 25 reasons children are out of control.  You can view all the reasons by clicking on the category – Teen Rebellion.  Or…you can start with reason #1 by reading “Why are teens rebellious?” on this site at...

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