Tuesday, January 18, 2011

Chinese Mom Says "A-" Is a Bad Grade

Amy Chua author of Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother whose book will be all over the parenthood blogs. Chun is a mother and a professor at Yale Law School, but this mother is raising her child the Chinese way instead of the Western way. For example, Chua says she tells her daughter that 'an A- is a bad grade' and insist that 'the only activities your children should be permitted  to do are those in which they can eventually win a medal; and that medal must be gold'. Amy Chua was born to Chinese immigrants and believes her ''tough love" strategies, though questionable, works. Read more (here).  

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