If we want children to grow up to be self-reliant and resilient adults, coddling them and telling them they are the best when they clearly are not is the wrong approach, according to award-winning teacher and author, Debbie Silver. She explains in this segment why much of what we do today to encourage kids is counterproductive and what we should be doing instead.
Teaching & Learning
Fall Down Seven Times, Get Up Eight: Building Resiliency in Students
October 1, 2012