Turning 6 is a big deal. It’s the age you become a big kid, you go to grade school, and you grow out of toddler sizes. Finding a 6 year old birthday shirt also becomes a lot harder.
In a digital world, is it necessary for kids to learn how to print? I mean, really, we’re teaching kids to code before they can write. Still, it was a proud day when Charlie first wrote his name.
Redshirting is the process where parents think bigger kids = smarter kids. They quote Malcolm Gladwell’s Outliers a lot in their pursuit of accumulated advantage. Here’s the thing: they’re wrong.