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Tips & Advice

How Raising Boys Has Changed Over Time

Cara Natterson, MD, author of Decoding Boys, discusses how raising boys has changed — and why it's now more important than ever to have conversations with them.

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Tips & Advice

How Becoming a Parent Made Me Understand My Own

Author of Oksana, Behave!, Maria Kuznetsova discusses her Ukrainian mother's superstitions and why she understands them a little more now that she's also a mother.

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Growing Reader

Spread the Love: Valentine’s Day Printables and Activities

Valentine’s Day is fun to celebrate at any age, and these free, exclusive printables will make the holiday even sweeter.

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All Ages

The Best Children’s and YA Books of February 2020

From picture books about democracy to novels starring gender-creative and LGBTQIA+ kids, February's best new books are welcome additions to any home or school libraries.

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Baby & Toddler

7 Books on Equality for Babies & Toddlers

These books are ideal for helping us chart the course toward a more inclusive future by showing young children the importance of equality and beauty in diversity.

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Pre-K

7 Books About Equality for Kids Ages 3-5

Promoting equality at school and home is essential for helping children understand the diverse and inclusive world we live in today. These books for kids ages 3-5 can help.

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Growing Reader

10 Books on Equality for Kids Ages 6-8

From stories about voter rights to those about LGBTQIA+ equality, use these books as helping tools to raise children who are understanding and compassionate towards all people, regardless of our differences. 

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Tween

10 Books About Equality for Kids Ages 9-12

In order for our children to truly care about equality, they need to be able to see inequality in action - in all different forms. These 10 books are an excellent starting point for tweens to dive into the struggles of equality through both fiction and non-fiction.