“Nurturing creativity is mostly about getting out of the way. I think it’s really hard to raise a creative child. It’s really easy to thwart a child’s creativity. So, the data show that having too many rules is one way to do that.”
This post can help you be more intentional as a parent and raise a more creative child.
Grant suggests limiting rules is effective and points out the questions you ask your children are highly influential in shaping their values.