The Answer, in a Few Words… We build community by communicating. In Bowling Alone, Robert D. Putnam says “Communication is a fundamental prerequisite for social and emotional connections.” “Social and emotional connections” is a succinct definition of..
Community We hear the word “community” a lot today. Yet we use the word so liberally, applying it to any group at all, that it has become nearly meaningless. This does a disservice to the true meaning..
This is simple but it’s not easy. Still; it’s well worth the work if your guiding principle as a parent is that your children are loved, valued, empowered problem-solvers in an anything-but-easy adult world.