Monthly Archives: January 2013

My Baby’s To-Do List

Did you know that there is a better predictor of academic success than grades, SAT score, or even IQ? According to Dr. Sam Wang in The Neuroscience of Everyday Life,  a toddler’s self-control, or “executive brain function,” is a better … Continue reading

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Deciding the Fate of Russia’s Orphans: a Religious Perspective

On December 28, 2012, Vladimir Putin signed a new Russian law, which, among other things, prohibits Russian orphans from being adopted by American citizens. Variously referred to as the “anti-Magnitsky” law or the “law of Dima Yakovlev” (named for the … Continue reading

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