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The Gift of Failure: Fostering Resilience in Kids with Jessica Lahey

February 12, 2020 @ 6:30 pm 8:00 pm

Modern parenting is defined by an unprecedented level of overprotectiveness and drive to navigate everything in our children’s lives. In an effort to be highly responsive to our children’s well-being, we as parents aren’t giving them the chance to experience failure — or the opportunity to learn to solve their own problems. With targeted advice and strategies, Jessica will help parents develop a plan for “stepping back” so that children can grow up to be successful, resilient, and self-reliant adults.

Dedham Country Day in partnership with the Association of Independent Schools in New England (AISNE) is proud to bring this nationally known author and speaker to campus this winter. This event is free and open to the public. Reserve your seat by clicking on the event website page.


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