We can manage a job, pay the bills, and get dinner on the table, but as parents, why do we struggle with teaching our own kids? One reason: the relationship between parent and child can create a challenging educational environment because of the emotional weight involved. Kids can take criticism from their parents very personally and may feel slighted. Parents can see their kids’ failures and accomplishments as a reflection of their own self-worth. This can create a lot of anxiety. Consider a private tutor for homework support or a specific subject or skill. Click here for details.