On Parenting: Tracy Grant


Posted at 07:00 AM ET, 01/02/2013

New Year’s resolution: Be a more neglectful parent

Less hovering could lead to a better relationship with your child in 2013.

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Posted at 12:37 PM ET, 12/12/2012

The comfort of Lincoln as imperfect father

The recent movie depicts the 16th president as a conflicted, inconsistent parent — just like the rest of us.

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Posted at 11:00 AM ET, 11/28/2012

Readers react to what skills schools should teach

Parents and teachers weigh in on whether schools or parents are responsible for teaching real-life skills.

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Posted at 07:00 AM ET, 11/14/2012

Momspeak: Lamenting what schools don’t teach our kids

Skills needed to live in the real world often aren’t part of the curriculum.

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Posted at 03:00 PM ET, 10/03/2012

Momspeak: In parenting, the ‘5 percent’ moments are what matter

About 95 percent of what we do as parents is a necessary grind; it’s the other 5 percent that really matters.

By Tracy Grant  |  03:00 PM ET, 10/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 02:00 PM ET, 09/05/2012

Momspeak: Some videos aren’t meant to go viral

Two brothers’ reaction to a sad movie was caught on videotape, proving that teens aren’t the only ones behaving badly online. Parents are, too.

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Posted at 12:00 PM ET, 10/20/2011

New “Gossip Girl” book too gruesome for teens

Momspeak columnist Tracy Grant says “Gossip Girl, Psycho Killer” exceeds many M-rated video games.

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