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Parent Book Discussion: “The Gift of Failure”

TUESDAY, JANUARY 26 – 8:45 a.m. (Part 1)
– 8:45 a.m. (Part 2)

Copies of the book are available at the Front Desk (for purchase or loan).

WMS parent & author Amy Julia Becker will lead interested parents in a discussion of Jessica Lahey’s book, “The Gift of Failure.” You don’t want to be a helicopter parent, butBook Discussion it’s just easier to make lunches for your kids. You’re tempted to bring them their homework when they leave it on the kitchen counter. You’ve heard about a “growth mindset,” but you aren’t quite sure what that means, especially in the day-to-day of family life. If any of these sentences describe you, you aren’t alone. Join us for an interesting discussion of this modern parenting manifesto.