Toilet Trained for Yale: Adventures in Twenty-First-Century Parenting
By Ralph Schoenstein ’53
April 4, 2002
The author, “a professional parent and grandparent who writes on the side,” is best known as a prolific penner of humor. Based on personal experience combined with acute observation of human foibles, he tackles in this work parental obsessions with raising perfect children. Published in paperback under the title My Kid’s An Honor Student, Your Kid’s a Loser, it contains biting social criticism amidst all its engagingly witty prose.