ONE WOMAN CHANGING A CULTURE, SAVING 50,000 GIRLS: Nice Leng’ete & FGM #ENDFGM #NICELENGETE

She Ran From the Cut, and Helped Thousands of Other Girls Escape, Too By JINA MOORE    JAN. 13, 2018 HOW ONE WOMAN CHANGES HER CULTURE WITH ALTERNATIVE INFORMATION AND A NEW RITUAL Maasai girls singing and dancing at a rite-of-passage ceremony, conducted as an alternative to genital cutting, in Lenkisem, Kenya. Credit Andrea Bruce for The […]

¿Se puede enseñar la bondad? Can Kindness Be Taught? #emotionalintelligence #

Read in English NUEVA YORK – Varias escuelas de preescolar ahora intentan enseñar algo que no siempre se ha considerado una asignatura académica: la bondad. “¿Puedes buscar en tu interior y decirme lo que sientes?”, le preguntó hace poco Danielle Mahoney-Kertes a sus estudiantes en el colegio P. S. 212 en Queens. “Me siento feliz”, […]

Raising Strong Daughters: Supreme Advice

SUGGESTIONS FOR RAISING CONFIDENT, STRONG, HIGH-ACHIEVING DAUGHTERS – FROM USA SUPREME COURT JUSTICE RUTH BADER GINSBURG Writing in The New York Times this week, she offered her “advice for living,” in advance of her new book, My Own Words. Here’s Ginsburg’s best counsel, especially for parents of daughters who want them to mature into confident, […]