Madeline Levine is a psychologist, educator and co-founder of Challenge Success, a project birthed at Stanford's School of Education. A New York Times bestselling author, she is a frequent keynote speaker for schools, parents and business leaders. Dr. Levine lives just outside of San Francisco with her husband and is the (extremely) proud mother of three sons.
A successful failure is a failure that your child can actually learn from and develop from.
Business work today is about grit, perseverance and a good work ethic. This is where our kids fall down.
Parents hate to hear it when Madeline Levine tells them, “You know, most of your kids are average.” But the reality is, most of us are average, too.
Over-parenting involves doing what your child can do, can almost do and confusing your child’s needs with your own.