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Children Should Play in the Street

A mother of two is arrested for letting her children ride their scooters on the road. What are the consequences of being too focused on keeping our children safe and far less focused on providing them with the developmental building blocks they need for a lifetime of resilience. Rather than protection, our children need the “risk-taker’s advantage.” That’s the skills our children develop when they are given manageable amounts of risk and responsibility.

Source: La source: Psychology Today