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Remove the Pedals When Teaching Kids to Ride a Bike

By Michelle Woo on Offspring, shared by Michelle Woo to Lifehacker

The traditional method of teaching children how to ride a bike is to wait until they’ve mastered the art of cruising with training wheels, and then suddenly strip that sense of security away while Mom grabs the camcorder and captures the big moment on video. It worked for most of us—our knees may have been skinned and…

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