New Study: Latchkey Kids Do Better?

Kids Don't Need Parents' Time


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April 11, 2016

A highly touted longitudinal study has just been released which seems to indicate that kids don't need their parents' quantity time. In fact, quantity time between parents and kids can be counterproductive, according to this study. Of course, this comes as a huge relief to a society where 75-95% of kids will be shuffled away to daycare, preschool, and so on. The only problem with this study: they looked at the wrong outcomes and forgot four little words In the long run. How many parents will be deceived by these new studies? We compare this University of Toronto study with the Gen2 Survey.

About Your Host, Kevin Swanson

Homeschooled himself in the 1960's and 70's, Kevin Swanson and his wife, Brenda, are now homeschooling their five children. Since graduating from his homeschool and then serving as student body president of a large west coast university, he has gone on to other leadership positions in corporate management, church, and other non-profits.