American Schools Are Failing Nonconformist Kids. Here’s How
September 02, 2013
Self-regulation is the new ideal for American school children. It does away with traditional discipline and encourages students to control their own impulses. But it turns out kids may be better off when they're allowed to act their age.
On Our Cover: In Defense of the Wild Child
August 30, 2013
This week's cover story, by Elizabeth Weil, documents a new and disturbing trend in childhood education: emotional self-regulation.