children

Ask Dr. Andrea: The pandemic is making me rethink kids. My husband definitely wants them. What do we do?

‘Over these past few months my feelings have gotten more certain’

Raising kids during a pandemic feels impossible most days. 10 parents share unexpected moments of joy.

Ahead of Mother’s Day, we asked readers to share the bright spots

Women academics seem to be submitting fewer papers during coronavirus. ‘Never seen anything like it,’ says one editor.

Men are submitting up to 50 percent more than they usually would

Day-care workers and nannies often live paycheck to paycheck. What happens to them now?

Many are left without jobs or in fragile positions due to coronavirus

The cost of having kids when you’re queer: Mounting bills, dashed hopes and legal barriers

It’s hard to predict how much it will cost to start a family

Caucusing in Iowa can take hours. What are you supposed to do with your kids?

It’s not as simple as hiring a babysitter

A 6-year-old girl threw a tantrum in class. Then she was arrested.

In recent years, criminal justice advocates have raised concerns that in-school officers often criminalize common student misbehavior

Geena Davis made children’s TV more feminist. Here’s how.

She has been commissioning research on the representation of women and girls on screen and sharing results with decision-makers and content creators

Hopes, fears, regrets: 9 dads share their experiences raising daughters

Here is a small slice of what the American father-daughter experience looks like in 2019