Help, my child is a perfectionist!

Help, my child is a perfectionist!

Many kids come across as being “perfectionist”, they don’t want to try new things and get really upset when the result they get does not live up to what they had expected and hoped for or their own standards.  The underlying issue is often a “fixed mindset”. Kids...
Say how you feel and ask for what you need

Say how you feel and ask for what you need

Welcome everybody to Kong Academy! My name is Curt Jordan. I am the founder, and I’m here to talk to you today about the importance of saying how you feel and asking for what you need. This is something I teach students in my parkour classes every day and I feel...
Kids Need Healthy Risk

Kids Need Healthy Risk

Hello everybody. My name is Curt Jordan. I’m the founder of Kong Academy and today I wanted to talk to parents about risk. A lot of times parents have this avoidance of risk because we want to keep our kids safe. That’s our job. We have to keep them safe...
Conflict Resolution

Conflict Resolution

Hello everybody! This morning we had an argument between Lucas and Danny, my partner’s sons. They were arguing about the fact that one of them was kicking a ball against a wall and how this was bothering his brother. The discussion quickly got heated and looked like...