Last Saturday, AOM held its flagship event, Raising Baby, an educational health and wellness day for pregnant and parenting
Her proposals could set up a stark contrast with Donald Trump's.
I am glad to be seeing a shift within the school system that values the emotional and social development of children, and therefore, values the school counselors that are there to support that development.
As adults, it is essential that we listen to the questions and concepts children bring up and explore the experiences they have had around racism.
The tales they see and hear there can feed their own developing literacy.
Children may form a sense of their "overall goodness" by preschool.
Unfortunately for children's programs, Congress has chosen to subject the programs on the discretionary side of the budget to significant cuts and hard spending limits or "sequestration" in an effort to cut the federal budget deficit.
The effort was good for the economy -- but maybe not for the kids.
Washington is finally paying attention.
As we all know, kids don't sit in corporate boardrooms and don't have the votes or economic power to make their voices heard. Yet, their success in life is absolutely essential to our nation's future. And when we stand up for all kids, we stand up for the best interests of our own kids