Monday, March 7, 2011

Random Parenting & Education articles

* On why girls/women are not fulfilling their potential in math careers -- a call for significant affirmative action.

* On turning off internet to keep overwhelmed at bay :  (must say, my approach might be to turn off laundry)

* Daily Show "Crisis in Dairy Land"  - March 3rd episode nails it around why we should support teachers more - worth watching!

* A well researched blog post about why USA needs paid family leave, courtesy of a tweet from National Parternship for Women and Families

* And a new report from the US Gov't on the status of girls and women in USA (and, of course, the boys and men who care for them and depend on them) :