Parenting these days takes more than just the basics. Many parents are taking boy vs. girl distinctions and turning them upside down and trying to raise their children gender-neutral.
Occupations, talents, careers or even hobbies should not be based on gender. You may exhibit more courage to let your child choose his/her hobbies based on their own interests, rather than what the "society" thinks.
Red Riding Hood no longer needs the woodcutter to come to her rescue. Armed with training in self-defence, she is now well-equipped to protect herself. This and many more such interventions by a clutch of schools in the city are the latest weapons...
Every family is unique, with different family dynamics, as well as cultural, social, and religious influences. Learn more about how these influences can affect the children in your life.
Your tiny tot is learning to walk, talk and tell pink from blue. So, what do you do when your three-year-old baby girl accusingly points a finger at her friend and cries, “He did this to me because he is a boy.”
Here is a conversation between 48-year-old Puja Roy, her 17-year-old son Anubhav Roy-Bhattacharya mostly tries to curb their overexcited pup from licking feet and faces.
In this video uploaded by Break Through TV, a guy is seen teasing girls and women in his neighborhood but ends up being ashamed of himself after his mother shares her own story, as a subtle lesson.
We all want our children to grow up to be caring, thoughtful and socially conscious people. Part of this means raising them to believe in and stand up for gender equality.