Our vision is a world
in which all children are treated with dignity, respect,
understanding, and compassion.
In such a world, every child can grow into adulthood with a
generous capacity for love and trust.
The Problem with
by L. R. Knost
"Want to know a dirty, little secret about punishment? It
doesn't work. Punishment may be able to control a child's behavior
temporarily while they're small or when they are in their
parents' presence, but it cannot control the person."
Quote of the Month - July "The child is curious. He wants to make sense out
of things, find out how things work, gain competence and
control over himself and his environment, and do what he can
see other people doing..." Read full quote
Featured Article: Memories of a Loving
Father by Jan Hunt
"My father grew up in a large Russian immigrant family in
northern Ohio. There were eleven children in the family, and
numerous relatives nearby..."