‘Intensive’ Parenting Is Now The Norm In America • Discoverology

‘Intensive’ Parenting Is Now The Norm In America

Supervised, enriching playtime. Frequent conversations about thoughts and feelings. Patient, well-reasoned explanations of household rules. And extracurriculars. Lots and lots of extracurriculars. A survey found evidence that hands-on parenting is not just what the well-off practice—it’s what everyone aspires to.

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