The Classroom Battleground

With the school year upon us, and with all that’s happened since Charlottesville, our college and high school classrooms may actually be the more important battleground for our country’s future.

A New Era of ‘Lawnmower Parenting’

This back-to-school edition of FaithLeadServe provides a unique glimpse into an emerging set of parent behaviors across our communities and schools, the “lawnmower parent” (aka “snowplows”). Is it a good thing that some of us are now “mowing” or “plowing” smooth paths ahead of our children, right down to completing…

Vacation 2016: Destination Unplugged

Linda and I will take our annual vacation with the kids later this summer, and thanks to Linda’s persistence the last couple of years, I will “unplug” during those days, trying to be “off the grid” as much as humanly possible. What’s shocked me lately is how few U.S. workers…