A recent TIME/CNN poll found that 75 percent of people surveyed said kids today do fewer chores than in the past.There's no denying that today's families are different: most parents and kids are overscheduled and stressed to their limits, and home priorities have dramatically changed.The fact is that chores help kids develop responsibility. Studies also show that doing chores increases the likelihood that kids will become responsible, contributing family members who really do enjoy helping out around the house.
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