Praise Children for Effort, Not Intelligence, Study Says, New York Times, 7.14.1998

How Not to Talk to Your Kids, New york Magazine, 8.3.2007

Hush! Sleeping infants still know when mom and dad are fighting, Smithsonian October 2013

Tough Teachers Get Results, Wall Street Journal, 9.28-29.2013

Schoolhouses Get Hip, Wall Street Journal, 9.23.2013

Your 4-Year-Old Scored a 95, Better Luck Next Time, New York Times 9.26.2013

To Help a Shy Child, Listen

Touchscreen Toddlers and Instagram Teens

ISAAGNY Letter and Articles about Testing

2005 Parent League Review (Adaptation) “On Beginning Nursery School” by Joan Cade, MS, LP, NCPsyA

The New York Times Tuesday, April 23. 2013 “Playing for All Kinds of Possibilities” by David Dobbs

Steve Jobs Was a Low a Low-Tech Parent, New York Times, 9/11/2014

New York Post 05/12/13 “Childhood’s end: Preschool is about socialization and play. We are hurting kids by making it academic and ‘rigorous.’” by Heather Shumaker

New York Family May 2013 “Where Play is (Still) the Way” by Eric Messinger

The New York Times Tuesday, September 13, 2011 “A Child’s Nap is More Complicated Than it Looks” by Perri Klass, M.D.

The Wall Street Journal November 5-6, 2011 “Waking Up to Your Kids’ Sleep Troubles by Jennifer Moses


The Childhood Roots of Adult Happiness by Edward Hallowell

Far From the Tree by Andrew Solomon

Quiet by Susan Cain

The Secret of Childhood by Maria Montessori

How to Talk So Kids Will Listen & Listen So Kids Will Talk by Adele Faber & Elaine Mazlish

Healthy Sleep Habits, Happy Child by Marc Weissbluth, M.D.

The Magic Years by Selma H. Fraiberg

Boys Voices by Michael Thompson

Siblings Without Rivalry by Adele Faber & Elaine Mazlish

Top Dog by Po Bronson and Ashley and Merryman

It’s Not about Nutrition: the Art and Science of Teaching Kids to Eat Right by Dina R. Rose

Emotionally Intelligent Parenting: How to raise a Self-Disciplined, Responsible, Socially Skilled Child by Maurice J. Elias, Steven E. Tobias and Brian S. Friedlander

The Optimistic Child by Martin E. P. Seligman

Girls Seen and Heard by Marie C. Wilson


“Our children will never be the same as they are at this moment. Notice the unfolding and blossoming of young lives.” Dr. Price-Mitchell