If only the holidays could just mean sharing happy experiences, connecting with caring communities, eating chocolate without feeling guilty, decorating and cooking without perfection, doing exciting things without hurry or worry, giving and receiving gifts without pressure, and enjoying family without anybody getting mad at anybody! Just in case, though, the following Kidpower articles can […]
A number of parents have written to us asking for help about what to do when neighbors are bullying their children outside of school. This comment that was recently posted on our blog is typical: My 12-year-old daughter is being bullied by two 13-year-olds. My husband and I have tried talking to each of their […]
This year, for the first time since 1888, the US Thanksgiving and the first night of the Jewish holiday of Hanukkah fall on the same day. According to some calculations, this won’t happen again for 77,798 years! For our American friends who celebrate Hanukkah, this convergence is especially meaningful because both holidays honor religious freedom. […]
Have you been thinking about learning to teach Kidpower? Now is the time to let us know! Our annual Kidpower Comprehensive Program Training, which is an essential part of the process of becoming certified to teach our program, will take place January 23rd-28th, 2014 in Santa Cruz, California. We will accept applications until November 30th. If you […]
Here are some of Kidpower’s most popular articles and videos to help your child have the best possible start to the new school year.
I am pleased and honored to have Kidpower featured in 2 new videos produced in partnership with Jim Thompson, Positive Coaching Alliance (PCA) Founder and CEO, and Mark Murphy, Green Bay Packers President and CEO. In each video, Mark leads off with a strong appeal to parents, coaches, and youth sports leaders to take action […]