Raising Happy and Successful Kids

Welcome to Kathy Seal's website and blog

Pay to Learn Shortchanges Kids

Paying kids to learn might elicit an initial burst of effort, but 35 years of research show that it eventually backfires.

Books and Articles

Books and Articles
It's not because of harsh parenting
Books and Articles
The Real Story of Asian-American Parenting
Why Asian-American Parenting Works
Why Limits are Good for Kids
A Better Way to Choose a College
What the research tells us