When to Let Your Child be a Child

Dr. Crain asserts that a child has a right to a fulfilling and happy childhood – that the early years are important for their own sake and not simply as preparation for adulthood. Learn how child-centered parenting follows “nature’s plan” and allows children’s inner wisdom to discover their own deepest interests and passions.
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May 8, 2009
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Bill Crain is a professor of psychology at The City College of New York. He is the author of the book, Reclaiming Childhood: Letting Children Be Children in Our Achievement-Oriented Society and is the editor of the journal, Encounter: Education for Meaning and Social Justice. A social activist, Dr. Crain served nine years on the Teaneck, New Jersey, school board.
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