Amy Chua ruffled a lot of feathers when she wrote, Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother.
She said Asian kids have an edge over Western kids because Asian parents are more strict.
As a Chinese-American mom, she didn’t let her children attend sleepovers, watch TV, play video games, or pick their own after school activities. They had to play the violin or the piano. They weren’t allowed to act in any school plays.
Every parent wants their children to succeed. But there might be an easier way to do it. In fact, it might be easier today than at any time before. There’s a long lost art that helps kids to kick butt.
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