Parents Daily News Roundup
Family Kicked Off Plane for Too Many Kids
A family flying to Chicago for the holidays was kicked off a plane because they had too many young children, they say.
7 States to Share Almost $200 Million in Education Grants
Seven states that narrowly lost out in last year’s Race to the Top school improvement competition will share nearly $200 million in the latest round of winners announced Thursday by federal education officials.
First Memories May Happen as Early as Age 2
Most adults suffer from childhood amnesia, unable to remember infancy or toddlerhood. That’s what scientists thought. But a new study indicates that even six years after the fact, a small percentage of tots as young as 2 can recall a unique event.
Mother, Daughter have Babies on the Same Day at the Same Hospital
Jessica Rotter, 35, was supporting her 17-year-old daughter as the teenager prepared to give birth at a northwest suburban hospital on Tuesday when she realized she had to leave the room. She was having contractions of her own.