The Buzz: Do children have less freedom?

A new survey shows that kids today have a lot less freedom than their parents did.

Surveys show that childhood norms have shifted drastically over a generation. For example, 80% of 3rd graders walked to school alone in 1971, but by 1990 only 9% of children did.

What were you allowed to do as a kid that you wouldn’t let your kids do today?

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