Air Date: 01/29/13 It can be tough to put your child in circumstances of competition with one another. Cooperative games are available to children, so why not simply play those. Is there a place for competition at an early age? There is a place for competition in our world. Children can handle competition as long as parents can handle it. After all, everyone competes in life for something whether it is a job, political office, or something else. The important thing is to remember to help children understand that there value to you doesn't depend on whether or not they are a winner at competitive games. Hear more suggestions on this week's edition of Parenting.