Moms: Let’s Relax the Expectations

My 10-year old son came home from school last week saying he scored a 93% on his math test, then, before I could respond, said he’d decided to take the paper test to aim for 100%.

Like I always do when my kids are as grade-obsessed as the university students I teach, I asked how he felt when he got the 93%…

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Michele Bigley

Michele Bigley

Award-winning writer specializing in regenerative travel, environmental solutions and parenting. Michele’s writing a book about mothering in the Anthropocene.