What Obama Told His Daughters After Trump Won The Election

Like many, President Barack Obama and his family were probably surprised by the 2016 election results. NY Magazine’s The Cut highlights a section from an interview President Obama did with The New Yorker where the President reveals what he told his daughters, Sasha and Malia, after it was announced Donald Trump would be the next President. “What I…

VIDEO: Teaching and Talking To Kids About Politics 2016

The 2016 election cycle is giving a lot of people heartburn, especially parents left with the daunting task of explaining the constant controversies, the name calling and questionable “adult” language to their kids. A local tv segment from KARE 11 out of Minnesota/Minneapolis does a great job on highlighting how the current political situation is both a challenge…

What lessons are our kids learning from this election?

There is no doubt this crazy political environment is impacting our children’s perceptions on what makes a person a leader. Time Magazine looks at how the 2016 election cycle is impacting kids’ expectations on leadership and how parents can counter what Time calls the  “Three Terrible Things the Election Is Teaching Your Child.” Among the top three “terrible things” is…