I simply completed studying The Mother or father Lure: The right way to Cease Overloading Mother and father and Repair Our Inequality Disaster by Nate Hilger. Some years in the past, Nate was a Harvard scholar, who I knew solely barely, and he was good sufficient to ship me a replica. I can report that it’s terrific–smartly argued and really properly written. The essential theme is that society must do extra to assist kids construct expertise exterior of the conventional college day.
I balked on the final chapter, which appears to counsel that for those who do not agree with the foregoing arguments, you might be both ignorant or racist. After all, Nate says that extra diplomatically than I simply did, however that’s what I took away from it. Earlier than that, nonetheless, the ebook drew me in and was largely persuasive. It deserves to be broadly learn.