Family Life

Children’s Book Series Created To Feature Real Stories Of People In The Mayan Community In Mexico

Children’s Book Series Created To Feature Real Stories Of People In The Mayan Community In Mexico

Reading is the foundation of education. Nevertheless, there are more than 100 million children around the world who don’t have access to books or who can’t read. Here is the […]

June 15, 2017 ×
Amazing Dad Writes Children’s Book For His Daughter Who Didn’t Feel Represented In What She Read

Amazing Dad Writes Children’s Book For His Daughter Who Didn’t Feel Represented In What She Read

For many parents raising young children, books are an integral part of their learning and development. Along with reading and comprehension skills comes their ability to recognize images and concepts […]

May 31, 2017 ×
Three Ways The Internet Has Revolutionized The Education Experience & Improved The Way We Learn

Three Ways The Internet Has Revolutionized The Education Experience & Improved The Way We Learn

The prevalence of the internet and online technology has made its way into various areas of our lives, including education. Gone are the days of the chalkboard, notepad, and pencil […]

May 23, 2017 ×
Want To Know How To Raise A “Feminist Baby”? This New Book By Loryn Brantz Will Show You How

Want To Know How To Raise A “Feminist Baby”? This New Book By Loryn Brantz Will Show You How

It started out as a comic series that went viral, and now it is an essential reading resource for anyone looking to raise the next generation of woke baes (or […]

May 10, 2017 ×
India’s “School For Grannies” Gives Elderly Women The Education They Never Received While Young

India’s “School For Grannies” Gives Elderly Women The Education They Never Received While Young

It’s never too late to learn something new, and these elderly women in India are proving just that. The Aajibaichi Shala center, which translates to “school for grannies” opened in […]

April 14, 2017 ×
The ‘Hidden Figures’ Effect: LEGO Unveils New Set Celebrating Pioneer Women At NASA

The ‘Hidden Figures’ Effect: LEGO Unveils New Set Celebrating Pioneer Women At NASA

EVERYTHING IS AWESOME! Well, at least in the LEGO world! After submitting a proposal for a rad new collection through the LEGO Ideas website in Jul6 2016, MIT News deputy […]

March 27, 2017 ×
The Heroic Foster Dad Who Only Looks After Terminally Ill Children, Because No One Else Will

The Heroic Foster Dad Who Only Looks After Terminally Ill Children, Because No One Else Will

It’s stories like this, and men like Mohamed Bzeek, who remind us that there is far more good in the world than bad. At a time when there is increasing […]

March 16, 2017 ×
Mom Creates Feminist Napkin Art Series To Inspire Her Daughter During School Lunches

Mom Creates Feminist Napkin Art Series To Inspire Her Daughter During School Lunches

We all remember how we felt the day after the presidential election. That feeling is starting to compound as inauguration day draws ever closer. With the knowledge that we are […]

January 9, 2017 ×
Bessie Coleman, First Black Female Pilot In The World, Immortalized In New Kid Book Series

Bessie Coleman, First Black Female Pilot In The World, Immortalized In New Kid Book Series

If you’re looking for an opportunity to invest financially in something that is going to make a positive impact in the life of a young child, look no further than […]

December 14, 2016 ×
New Feminist Print Magazine For Girls Encourages Them To Be Smart, Strong & Fierce

New Feminist Print Magazine For Girls Encourages Them To Be Smart, Strong & Fierce

Dear Kazoo magazine, where were you a few decades ago when we were little girls and NEEDED a publication like this growing up? In case you haven’t come across it […]

November 21, 2016 ×
Awra Amba – The Ethiopian Village Where Men, Women & Children Are All Considered Equal

Awra Amba – The Ethiopian Village Where Men, Women & Children Are All Considered Equal

Imagine living in a place free from the world’s social norms about gender. Where men and women have equal status and there is no sense of what one must do […]

October 26, 2016 ×
‘Science Wide Open’ Book Series Teaches Girls About Science & Inspires Them With Role Models

‘Science Wide Open’ Book Series Teaches Girls About Science & Inspires Them With Role Models

Let’s face it – when asked for a list of female scientists, most people would start and end with just one name: Marie Curie. History, however, is filled with women […]

October 19, 2016 ×