What I Needed To Hear (via Mostly Bright Ideas) 

What I Needed To Hear Grown-ups say a lot of things to children. Mostly they make decisions, give orders, and plead for their sanity with statements like, “Not now” and “Put that down!” and “Will you please be quiet? I can’t hear myself think!” Such clear interaction allows the child to grasp the intended meaning quickly and move on to the next activity. But sometimes a grown-up will say something that causes a young person to waste a tremendous amount of time trying … Read More

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