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Healthy Competition is a Life Skill. It Should Be Taught and Practiced.

Updated: Jan 7, 2021

Many families and schools are opting out of academic competition, with good reason too!

The past few decades have given us an overpour of research about how damaging competition can be to our children’s mental and emotional health. Experts in education and psychology agreed that competition does more harm than good for the growing child. Parenting books also adopted the idea and preached competition’s damaging effects.