Navigating Friendships Can Be Tricky. As Parents, How Do We Help?

As my son starts kindergarten and we all make new friends, I’m finding myself engrossed in feelings of excitement, nervousness, and the hope that he’ll learn to navigate friendships without too many bumps and bruises, and scars, while knowing his journey will ultimately be what leads him to building lasting friendships over time.

Parents: What are your tips for helping your kids learn how to be good friends and make strong and healthy bonds? And how do you navigate meeting new friends as parents?