Big news for women who are 38 weeks pregnant: you are no longer considered “full term.” The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists announced today that they would introduce a new classification system for the end …
A Florida mother responds to reports that there are high bacteria levels in breast milk purchased via milk exchange websites
New campaigns to increase the number of words young children hear should focus on real conversations too
Of all the conflicts to roil our educational system, this one is pretty absurd
A mastery of words paves the way to serious reading, while the writing test only paves the way to semiliterate prose.
Bullying has been declining for over a decade, but data suggests that’s not because of anti-bullying programs
A year ago, I argued that if we want to limit the number of kids suffering concussions from playing youth football, then adults should not allow them to play tackle until age 14. Until then, children should be playing flag …
Kids need to about the skills of learning in order to use them
When I was 4, I thought “Head Start” was just the name of my pre-school. This week, the program that put me on the road to success had to send all children home.
Having discussions with your kids teaches them to become assertive advocates for themselves in school
Turns out women in those Nordic countries with luxurious maternity leaves get mommy-tracked when they go back to work