There have been many instances where parents have taken to social media to teach their child a lesson by publicly shaming them and a new video by a dad seemingly following suit has gone viral with over 20 million views.
“There’s no way in the world I would ever embarrass my son like that. It doesn’t take all of that.”
Watch the Gresham’s viral video + his explanation on why he chose hugs over humiliation below…
VIDEO: Dad Chooses Hugs Over Humiliation
Fed up with parents who use social media to chastise their kids, Wayman Gresham, an educator from Fort Lauderdale, Florida, made the video above in response to such public humiliation.
“Good parenting starts before he even gets to the point of being out of control,” continuing on that it is also, “letting your child know that you love them regardless of what they are and who they are and showing them by example.”
VIDEO: ABC Interview w/Wayman Gresham
Gresham also says that while disciplining your children is important, it should be a private matter.