I am sure that you will be impressed with your tours of these eastern boarding schools. I question how you will make any informed decisions about your ten-year-old son attending one of these schools for high school at this age and stage of his overall development - academically, emotionally, and socially. He will go through many dramatic and important developmental changes before he is ready to attend high school. I know that I have asked you more questions than I have provided you with answers. I have done so because a complex decision like this one should be made only when you have considered many important factors and you have involved your son in the process. If I may help you further as time passes, please write me.
Boarding School Decision
Carleton Kendrick has been in private practice as a family therapist and has worked as a consultant for more than 20 years. He has conducted parenting seminars on topics ranging from how to discipline toddlers to how to stay connected with teenagers. Kendrick has appeared as an expert on national broadcast media such as CBS, Fox Television Network, Cable News Network, CNBC, PBS, and National Public Radio. In addition, he's been quoted in the New York Times, Washington Post, Chicago Tribune, Boston Globe, USA Today, Reader's Digest, BusinessWeek, Good Housekeeping, Woman's Day, and many other publications.
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