We are still the only developed nation without paid maternal or paternal leave, and our lack of a childcare system is a scandal
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More schools are getting rid of “old-fashioned” skills like penmanship and multiplication tables, but research shows that students benefit from some classic teaching methods
Just because fast-food delivery will be popular doesn’t mean it’s a good thing
The more we learn about the dangers to children, the more it makes sense to wait
Kids need this ritual to help make sense of tragedy and disaster
Men’s silence around sexual assault is striking and bizarre
Food was, and is, and likely always will be the primary concern during times of bad weather. Roast chicken anyone?
Lincoln died because of his support for giving blacks the vote. What would he make of “felony disenfranchisement” laws that disproportionately prevent black men from voting?
How do we deal with a culture in which kids are encouraged to post pictures of themselves and are then exploited?
Without it, we’d just be eating a lot of bland, unhealthy food
A new study shows that parental involvement matters more for performance than schools, but that doesn’t mean going to PTA meetings
Grownups have inserted themselves into the one time of year when, traditionally, children could escape adult authority
Wither goes our economy, so too goes our cuisine