Accountability

Accountability is one of the 12 traits of social responsibility. An accountable person is required or expected to justify their actions or decisions. An accountable person is takes responsibility for their actions.

3 Super-Helpful Ways to Brainstorm Topics for the College Essay (Infographic)

2018-03-22T14:43:33+00:00 November 28th, 2017|Accountability, Awareness, Conscientiousness, Education|

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4 Key Ingredients to Cure “Common Core Math Frustration Syndrome”

2018-03-22T14:44:30+00:00 November 1st, 2017|Accountability, Conscientiousness, Education|

4 Key Ingredients to Cure “Common Core Math Frustration Syndrome” For many parents, it’s an all too familiar scenario. Your child is doing his homework in the dining room. Loud, angry exhales and the sound of a furious eraser tells you he is obviously frustrated by his math [...]

Raising Digital Natives with Character

2018-04-29T12:46:16+00:00 December 23rd, 2016|Accountability, Awareness, Parenting, Technology|

  Parenting is vastly different today and challenging in new ways, in great part due to social media. Our children, having grown up with technology, are digital natives, more comfortable texting than talking, playing video games than playing softball. However, despite the focus on non-personal communications, parents still must strive to raise kids with character [...]

Letting It Go: Take Responsibility, Make Amends and Forgive Yourself

2018-04-29T12:48:05+00:00 December 18th, 2016|Accountability, Forgiveness, Health, Relationships|

Forgiving ourselves for hurting another is easier if we first make amends — thus giving our inner selves a “moral OK,” according to Baylor University psychology researchers.   The research, published in The Journal of Positive Psychology, is significant because previous studies show that the inability to self-forgive can be a factor in depression, anxiety [...]

Authoritarian parenting may lower your child’s self-esteem

2018-04-29T12:49:45+00:00 October 14th, 2016|Accountability, Health, Parenting|

Ever wonder if your parenting style is affecting your child’s self-esteem? Members of the Yellowbrick.me community have expressed interest in learning the science behind self-esteem. And so we interviewed an expert in this area – Jenny Kurman, PhD – who was happy to teach us a little about “explicit” and “implicit” self-esteem. But what exactly [...]

Should kids pick their own punishments? Bruce Feiler introduces family practices which encourage flexibility, bottom-up idea flow, constant feedback, and accountability.

2018-03-09T00:36:54+00:00 August 18th, 2016|Accountability, Uncategorized|

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