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To raise children who are good learners and good people requires us to abandon strategies that do things to kids in favor of an approach in which we work with them, says author alfie kohn, who will be speaking at the fenn school on october 28 at 7 pm in a program titled. -sports-iama-documentaries-twoxchromosomes-explainlikeimfive-personalfinance-books unconditional parenting - alfie kohn (selfparenting) submitted 6 years ago by specialkake advertise - family & youth. Sports done right celebrate dr alfie kohn writes and speaks widely on human behavior, education, and parenting the latest of his eleven books are the homework myth: why our kids get too much of a bad thing (2006. In no contest: the case against competition , alfie kohn made the case for competition being destructive to education an abundance of research and anecdotal evidence supports kohn's conclusions patterns of participation in american agency-sponsored youth sports. Posts about fitness written by youth soccer this last point is interesting because many 'authorities' suggest that competition in youth sports is a 'bad thing' in no contest: the case against competition, for example, author alfie kohn insists that competition in sports should.