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Published June 03, 2013, 11:35 PM

Parenting Perspectives: Don’t knock middle school

You’d think as adults we’d know better. But why is it when it comes to communicating with younger generations we sometimes just plain blow it? When they’re little, it’s easy. Ask them their favorite color or how old they are and you can get a nice conversation going, sometimes peppered with wildly off-topic comments: “My friend Aidan’s grandpa wears an eyepatch, but he’s not a pirate.”

By: Tracy Briggs, INFORUM

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