10 Major Factors
Intensify Parenting Today
Parenting in the Digital Age is a challenge,
and the nature of family life has greatly changed...
It’s no wonder we feel overwhelmed…
10 Major Factors Intensify the Parenting Challenge Today:
- The rise of extracurricular activities and demise of neighborhood play
- The focus on building 21st-century STEAM skills
- The expectations to spend more time with our children and grandparents.
- The rise of “Intensive Parenting“
- The expectations to volunteer more at school
- The increased frequency of documented learning differences
- Caring for young children and aging parents simultaneously
- The intense competition for higher education
- Our 24/7 work culture, relentless hours and long commutes
- The introduction of mobile technology