As we flip the calendar over from February, we march into Parenting Awareness Month in Michigan. It provides an important opportunity for us to pause and reflect on the critically important role of positive parenting in our community.
It was 16 years ago that I went to a kindergarten screening with my now 21-year-old son. I repeated the process five years later. Now, at the ripe age of 48, I went to my last kindergarten screening with my five-year-old son.