1. Is Date Night a Scam? Parenting, October 13

    A roundup of new guidance from NYT Parenting.

  2. Racists Are Recruiting. Watch Your White Sons. Opinion, October 12

    Parents need to understand how white supremacists prey on teen boys, so they can intervene.

  3. Arizona Official Placed 29 Babies in Adoption Fraud Scheme, Prosecutors Say U.S., October 9

    Paul D. Petersen, Maricopa County’s assessor, arranged for women from the Marshall Islands to fly to the United States to give birth at taxpayers’ expense, prosecutors said.

  4. Is Your Child Struggling in School? Talk to Your Pediatrician Well, October 7

    A new report advises pediatricians to give academic failure the same attention as any other complex problem affecting a child.

  5. Now the Rich Want Your Pity, Too Opinion, October 5

    If the wealthy are so stressed out, whose fault is that?

  6. You Don’t Have to Give Until It Hurts Parenting, October 5

    Adam Grant on why we need to rethink ‘The Giving Tree,’ plus more from NYT Parenting this week.

  7. Average Weekly Allowance? It’s $30, a New Survey Finds Your Money, October 4

    The survey also found that children are putting little aside for savings and instead mostly spending it on things like outings with friends or digital devices.

  8. Going Back to China in Search of My Daughter’s Secret Past Style, October 4

    As an infant, my child was left on a bridge with a note pinned to her sweater. I thought finding it would provide us both with answers.

  9. My Teen Lied to Me. Was I Right to Ground Him? Well, October 3

    A psychologist’s advice for a parent whose teenager sneaks out of the house during the night to go to a party.

  10. Stay-at-Home Parents Work Hard. Should They Be Paid? The Upshot, October 3

    The idea, a favorite of social conservatives, is now supported by several Democratic presidential candidates.

  11. Paid Child Care for Working Mothers? All It Took Was a World War U.S., October 2

    When the men came home, the programs went away.

  12. Intensive Care: What Makes a ‘Good’ Parent? Well, September 30

    Parents can feel inadequate if they fall short of the idealized view of intensive parenting, in which they act directly and decisively in the child’s life.

  13. Bill Maher on the Perils of Political Correctness Interactive, September 30

    “Religions always talk about the one true religion. Now on the left we have the one true opinion.”

  14. Want to Avoid Babies on Flights? Japan Airlines Offers a Seating Map Travel, September 27

    Smiling child icons on the airline’s website show ticket buyers where toddlers and babies will be sitting.

  15. Prehistoric Parents Used Baby Bottles Made of Pottery Science, September 25

    With the advent of agriculture, parents began feeding animal milk to children, a change in how babies were weaned.

  16. How Anti-Vaccine Sentiment Took Hold in the United States Health, September 23

    As families face back-to-school medical requirements this month, the country feels the impact of a vaccine resistance movement decades in the making.

  17. My Quest for Lunchbox Supremacy Food, September 20

    A perfect school lunch requires some advance planning at dinner, a little humility and a good guru.

  18. Don’t Let Climate Change Stop You From Becoming a Parent Opinion, September 19

    Yes, you should have children. And you should raise them to use their talents for the planet’s good.

  19. What to Do When Your Tween Is Trash-Talking You Well, September 18

    Your child no longer likes your taste in clothes? Four tips for keeping your cool.