<p>I LOVED this article! Great wake-up call about how kids are running our lives, how we are obsessing, not letting kids to help themselves, not setting clear boundaries for their behavior with a lot of self management within.
Gist is that the ability to be patient and postpone gratification seems to be a lost skill in our kids, but not in France, and why, and how fundamental this may be to kids' development into well-adjusted citizens. Gives concrete examples of what the French parents do.</p>
<p>It referenced the famous "marshmallow experiment and study by Stanford...</p>