One person can make a difference, but a family volunteering together reaps benefits for all involved. We spoke to Delores Morton, executive director of generationOn, the youth service division of Points of Light, the world’s largest organization dedicated to volunteer service, about age-appropriate opportunities and why volunteering as a family makes sense. Joanne Van Zuidam reports:
Parents Talk Back
Tell us: What’s your take on homework? Please select the sentence below that best reflects your point of view.
Kids today get too much homework.
31% (15 votes)
Homework is important. Kids need to stay on task to keep up with the pack.
19% (9 votes)
Parents should be encouraged to help young kids with homework.
35% (17 votes)
Parents should encourage kids to complete homework assignments on their own.
15% (7 votes)
Total votes: 48