Parents: Turn Today's Headlines into Teachable Moments

Twenty years ago, our nation's children learned about oral sex from the headlines surrounding President Clinton's "inappropriate sexual relationship" with White House intern Monica Lewinsky. Today's children are hearing about sexual assault, indecent exposure, drunken orgies, and more as the allegations against Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh flood the daily news. How can parents turn these troubling headlines into teachable moments with their children? 1. Use wisdom and courage in answering tough questions. Even just passing through the living room with the morning TV news on can generate questions on these difficult issues. Don't fear the questions- but rather be ready with a

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