Is it hard for you to watch your child make a mistake without intervening?
Does your child give up easily when faced with a challenge?
Are there things you do for your kids that they could probably do for themselves?
Does your child fall apart or give up when faced with a deadline or difficult task?
Do you worry about your child's grades more than they do?
Is it hard for your child to push through obstacles without your help?
Julie Lythcott-Haims is the New York Times bestselling author of the anti-helicopter parenting manifesto How to Raise an Adult which gave rise to a TED Talk that has more than 5 million views. Her second book is the critically-acclaimed and award-winning prose poetry memoir Real American, which illustrates her experience as a Black and biracial person in white spaces. A third book, Your Turn: How to Be an Adult, is available now. Julie is a former corporate lawyer and Stanford dean, holds a BA from Stanford, a JD from Harvard, and an MFA in Writing from California College of the Arts.
The material covered in this class will help toddlers through teens.