Parents Daily News Roundup

West Virginia Republican Proposes Making Kids Work for Food
A West Virginia lawmaker floated the idea during floor debate in the state’s House of Delegates of having school children work as janitors, the Associated Press reports. (via Huffington Post)

Infants’ Sweat Response Predicts Aggressive Behavior as Toddlers
Infants who sweat less in response to scary situations at age 1 show more physical and verbal aggression at age 3, according to new research published in Psychological Science, a journal of the Association for Psychological Science. (via Science Daily)

Catherine, Herbert Second Child Dies After Parents Use Prayer, No Medicine
A couple serving probation for the 2009 death of their toddler after they turned to prayer instead of a doctor could face new charges now that another son has died. (via Huffington Post)

The Children of Killers: ‘There are Wounds You Can Never Heal’
The young daughter that Boston bombing suspect Tamerlan Tsarnaev left behind may face a future of stigma, secrecy and haunting questions about the father she may never stop loving, say both a forensic psychiatrist and the daughter of a serial murderer. (via NBC News)

Bulletproof Whiteboards Installed in Minnesota School District
A Minnesota school district where two students were killed in a 2003 shooting unveiled a new device Tuesday aimed at adding a last-ditch layer of safety for teachers and students: bulletproof whiteboards. The Rocori School District has acquired nearly 200 of the whiteboards, made of a material touted by its manufacturer as stronger than that in police-issue bulletproof vests. The 18-by-20-inch whiteboards can be used by teachers for instruction and used as a shield in an emergency. (via Huffington Post)

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