Latest Lise Eliot Stories

2011-08-18 17:07:32

There is no scientific basis for teaching boys and girls separately.

2011-05-03 06:30:00

CHICAGO, May 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- In the final few months before a new baby arrives, parents stock up on diapers, check out the best pediatricians and pick the perfect crib.

2010-10-25 07:23:00

CHICAGO, Oct. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- The creator of the electronic learning category and a world leader in developing age-appropriate learning toys, VTech Electronics has forged partnerships with leading education and child development experts to serve as the newest members of its Advisory Council.

2008-08-20 06:00:58

By Lise Eliot A s summer vacation draws to a close, a growing number of children will be entering public schools without their opposite-sex peers.

Word of the Day
  • Withering but not falling off, as a blossom that persists on a twig after flowering.
The word 'marcescent' comes from a Latin word meaning 'to wither'.