Encourage Kids to Speak their Truth

Encourage Kids to Speak their Truth

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jack-mom-homecming.jpgThe most frustrating thing about being a mother is not knowing whether or not I am getting through to my 16-year-old, so it was encouraging to get confirmation the other day that I am — a little bit, at least.

One priority has been to communicate to my son the importance of thinking for himself and speaking up for what he believes in. I also try to instill in him the importance of speaking his truth.

But isn’t that going to get him into trouble?

(READ what happened in the Detroit Free Press)