Skip over navigation

Press Room

Crop Subsidies Could Top $8 Billion Due to Price Plunge
Food Insecurity Affects More than The Poor
September 16, 2014, Congressional Quarterly by Philip Brasher


Military Children and Their Families Remain an Invisible Subculture
November 11, 2013, Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs Website


Study: Military Family Support Programs Flawed
October 28, 2013, Association of Defense communities


Marine Corps Seeks Better Bang for Its Buck in Family Support Programs
October 21, 2013, Federal News Radio, by Jared Serbu 


Off Base, Military Kids Struggle to Find Support
October 3, 2013, Navy Times, by Patricia Kime
October 3, 2013, Army Times


The Postsecondary Education Conundrum
June 18, 2013, The Los Angeles Post, by Cecilia Elena Rouse


The Postsecondary Education Conundrum
June 5, 2013, The Cutting Edge, by Cecilia Elena Rouse


Should you Go to College?
May 31, 2013, The Atlantic,  by Derek Thompson


An Irrefutable Data-Based Argument for Going to College
May 29, 2013, Business Insider,


Marketing to Kids: Toy Sellers' Bonanza or Parental Danger Zone?
December 5, 2012, Knowledge@Wharton


Chronic Mental Health Issues in Children Loom Larger than Physical Problems
July 16, 2012, JAMA by Anita Slomski


Sentencing Reflects Rethinking on Juvenile Justice
June 26, 2012, The New York Times by Ethan Bonner


Could Texting While Parenting Harm Baby's Development?
June 3, 2012, The Star-Ledger by Neal Halfon


Children's Disability Program Lags on Reviews, Report Says 
May 24, 2012, The Boston Globe by Patricia Wen


Future of Children Volume on Immigration Addresses Critical Issues for Minority Children
May 17, 2012, Woodrow Wilson School News by Lauren Moore


Children with Disabilities
May 15, 2012, Education Week: Report Roundup by Nirvi Shah


8% of Children Have Some Form of Disability, Majority are Mental/Behavioral Disabilities
May 14, 2012, Open Minds


Young Children of Unmarried Parents Fare Worse When a Father's Support is Court-Ordered
May 14, 2012, Science Codex


SSI Program for Disabled Children Gets Further Scrutiny in Nation's Capital
May 11, 2012, The Boston Globe by Patricia Wen


New Report Examines Children with Disabilities
May 11, 2012, Public Consulting Group by Patsy Crawford


Why are Dads the New Moms?
May 11, 2012, The Wall Street Journal by Susan Gregory Thomas


Causes of Kids' Disability Less Likely Physical
May 8, 2012, Medpage Today by Emily P. Walker


Environment Key to Preventing Childhood Disabilities
May 7, 2012, Environmental Protection Website


Parents, You Can Help Your Tech-Savvy Children Make Good Choices About the Time they Spend With Computers and the Software they Use.
May 7, 2012, The Roanoke Times by Ralph Berrier, Jr.


Tackling Childhood Disabilities Through Environment
May 5, 2012, PUNCH


New Report Shows Increasing Numbers of Children Diagnosed with Mental Health...
May 3, 2012, Mental Health Hub


Disabilities in Kids are Increasingly Nonphysical
May 2, 2012, The Columbus Dispatch by Rita Price

Disability Scoop, May 4, 2012 


Princeton/Brookings "Future of Children" new issue: Children with Disabilities
May 3, 2012- Economics, Psychology and Policy
May 1, 2012-ADHD Voices


New Report Shows Increasing Numbers of Children Diagnosed with Mental Health Disabilities- Exceeding Physical Disabilities
May 2, 2012, Health News


Environment Key to Preventing Childhood Disabilities
May 1, 2012, Science Daily


Report Says More Kids Have Mental Health Disorders
May 1, 2012, The Columbus Dispatch by Rita Price


For Women Under 30, Most Births Occur Outside Marriage
February 17, 2012, The New York Times by Jason DeParle and Sabrina Tavernise


No Data Support Communities in Schools' Claims on CMS Dropouts
February 6, 2012, The Charlotte Observer by Ann Doss Helms


Millennials Seek Work-Life Balance; "Future of Children" Issue Offers Ideas
January 4, 2012, MacArthur Network on Transitions to Adulthood


Inquirer Editorial: Bosses Must Be Creative
December 26, 2011, philly.com by Cynthia Burton


Future of Children's Research Shows Paid Leave and Workplace Flexibility Policies Can Benefit Families, Employees, and Employers
December 20, 2011, The Woodrow Wilson School, Princeton University


More Mothers Stay on the Job Through Pregnancy:
Plus, more now return to work within three months of childbirth

November 10, 2011, Market Watch, Ruth Mantell's on the Job


Marriage Rates Declining for Blacks, Less Educated: Study
October 20, 2011, The Huffington Post by Stephanie Hallett


Most American Parents Suffer Work-Family Conflict
October 19, 2011, The Job Mouse by Lynn Herman


Work Supports and Benefits Access
October 18, 2011, Spotlight on Poverty and Opportunity


Work Family Conflict: Look to Employers and Communities for Solutions- Future of Children (US)
October 18, 2011, The Brotherhood Library Current Awareness Portal


Work-Family Conflict- Juggling Kids, Aging Parents and a Job you Want to Keep
October 12, 2011, Nonprofit Resource Memo


Work-Family Balance Will Remain Challenging
October 6, 2011, Birth to Thrive Online


Don't Drink the Kool-Aid
October 4, 2011, Onenewsnow.com


Princeton/Brookings 'Future of Children' New Issue on Work and Family
October 4, 2011, http://familyscholars.org
October 5, 2011, IWS Documented News International
October 14, 2011, policypointers.org
October 15, 2011, Work and Family Research Network


The Best has Yet to Come
October 3, 2011, Independent.ie, Originally published in Health and Living
 


How Broken Families Break the Bank
August 17, 2011, The Fiscal Times, by Liz Peek


Is Group Foster Care Slowly Becoming Extinct?
July 26, 2011, OrlandoSentinal.com, by Kate Santich


The Transition to Adulthood- Video available
July 19, 2011, NCFR Website


Numbers Don't Tell Whole Story of Dropouts (editorial)
June 30, 2011, al.com, Press-Register Editorial Board


Weekly Standard: Fix Families, Economy Will Follow
June 30, 2011, NPR, by Mitch Pearlstein


For Richer, For Smarter: The Traditional Family is now the Preserve of a Minority
June 23, 2011, The Economist


A Good Dad Can Make a Big Difference
June 18, 2011, azcentral.com, by Linda Valdez


Fragile Families: Most Children Born Out of Wedlock Aren't OK
June 16, 2011, Huffpost Women, by LaVar Young


A Parent in Prison: Tough Hurdle for a Child to Clear
June 8, 2011, Philadelphia Inquirer, by Daniel Taylor
 


Using Movies to Teach Kids about History, Culture
May 26, 2011, The Deseret News


Faculty Member Elected to National Academy of Sciences
May 11, 2011, The Daily Princetonian, by Jason Jung


Studies Provide Guidance for Teaching Immigrant Preschoolers
May 5, 2011, Education Week, by Mary Ann Zehr


The Future of Immigrant Children
April 25, 2011, Humanitarian News


Immigrant Male Students Outperform Females
April 2011, Education Week  "Report Roundup"


Promising Practices Network
April 2011, Lists Future of Children as a resource.


Opponents of Md.'s Dream Act Circulate Petition
April 23, 2011, FrederickNewsPost.com


The Future of Our Ninos is at Risk
April 21, 2011, latina.com


US Risks Creating Uneducated Underclass
April 20, 2011, AFP

Listed on Google News, Yahoo NewsNinemsn,  Discovery News, Tipnews, Press TV (Iran), and The Straits Times (Singapore)


Immigration Reality: The Future of Immigrant Children
April 20, 2011, Humanitarian News Website


Immigrant Children: A Future of Children Report
April 4, 2011, Children's Safety Network Website


Numbers of Children of Whites Falling Fast
April 6, 2011, The New York Times, by Sabrina Tavernise


'Domino-Dad' Families: Many Women Have Kids With More Than One Man
April 1, 2011, TIME, by Belinda Luscombe


Immigrant Children: Are we Creating a Permanent Underclass?
April 1, 2011, NIEER Online News


More Americans Are Marrying Outside their Race
March 31, 2011, NPR Morning Edition, Marta Tienda


Early Care and Education For Children in Immigrant Families
March 30, 2011, Journalism Center on Children and Families


Roundtable Considers Immigration
March 29, 2011, The Daily Princetonian by James Chang


Harvard Dean and Princeton-Brookings on Value of Head Start
March 16, 2011, VirtualCAP.org


Unmarried Parents in College: Pathways to Success
March 2011, Fast Focus, by Sara Goldrick-Rab and Kia Sorensen


Children of Immigrants more Apt than Natives to Live with Both Parents
March 15, 2011, Psychorg.com, Courtesy of Penn State University

Also on TerraDaily


Depressed Dads More Likely to Spank, Shortchange Kids: Study
March 14, 2011, US News and World Report, by Kathleen Doheny


Female GIs Struggle with Higher Rate of Divorce
March 8, 2011, Associated Press by Kimberly Hefling


The Future of Children: Policy Brief Fall 2010: Strenthening Fragile Families
February 25, 2011, Posted on Alianza Website


When Marriage Disappears: The Retreat from Marriage in Middle America
February 22, 2011, The Heritage Foundation, by W. Bradford Wilcox, Paul Taylor and Chuck Donovan

News and Notes: Study Finds that Children in Urban Public Housing are More Active
February 18, 2011, The Daily Princetonian


Children in Public Housing Play Outdoors More
February 17, 2011, Healthcanal.com
 


The Family: America's Smallest School

Winter, 2011, Policy Notes: New from the ETS Policy Information Center
 


D.C. Court Program Teaches Absent Fathers How to be Good Dads

February 7, 2011, The Washington Post, by Petula Dvorak
 


National Council on Family Relations
February 2, 2011, Website posting of Future of Children, "Fragile Families"
 

'Living in Sin' Stigma Fades
January 30, 2011, Napa Valley Register, by Rebecca Huval
 



The Upside of Teen Pregnancy

January 13, 2011, Miller-McCune, by Richard Korman
 

Money Can't Fix a Family
December 6, 2010, National Post, by Kay Hymowitz
 

 
Child Welfare News: Fragile Families Research Update
December 2010/January 2011, Children's Bureau Express, Child Welfare News
 

Gay Marriage, Same-Sex Parenting, and America's Children
December 5, 2010, babiesandmoms.com, by CiteULike 


Understanding Fragile Families
December 3, 2010, NICHD Spotlight on nichd.nih.gov  


Ginger Knox Coauthors Article in Future of Children Journal on Fragile Families
November 30, 2010, MDRC Website


Hicks: Marriage Hard, But Worth the Effort
November 30, 2010, The Washington Times, by Marybeth Hicks



Is Marriage "Just a Piece of Paper" Today?
November 29, 2010, Psychologytoday.com, by Barbara Ray
 

72 Percent: Blacks Struggle with High Unwed Mothers Rate
November 16, 2010, The Times and Democrat, by Jesse Washington


 
Cyber Saturday: The Fragile Family Effect: It's Instability, Not Poverty, That Does Greater Damage to Children
November 13, 2010, The Los Angeles Times, by Kay S. Hymowitz
November 13, 2010, The Denver Post
 

The Fragile Family Effect
November 11, 2010, The Los Angeles Times, Op-Ed by Kay S. Hymowitz
 


 
Blacks Struggle with 72 Percent Unwed Mothers Rate
November 7, 2010, The Washington Post, Jesse Washington
 


New Findings Show Just How Bad Things are for the Kids

November 3, 2010, The Examiner, by Kay S. Hymowitz



Fragile Urban Families

Autumn 2010, City Journal, by Kay S. Hymowitz
 
October 21, 2010, The New York Times, by Sewell Chan



‘Culture of Poverty’ Makes a Comeback
October 17, 2010, The New York Times, by Patricia Cohen 
 


Unwed Moms Far More Likely to Face Poverty
October 4, 2010, The Columbus Dispatch


September 16, 2010, Heritage Foundation, by Robert Rector 
 


Back to the Nest Puts Families to the Test
July 12, 2010, The Star Tribune, by Kristin Tillotson
 



Cecilia Rouse featured in "Obama Women" Series
June 16, 2010, WEESeeYou.com



Stalled on the Road to Security
May 23, 2010, The Chicago Tribune, by Bonnie Miller Rubin
 



Young People Move Home with Their Parents More Often, Study Finds
May 18, 2010, Campus Progress, by Bonnie Miller Rubin
 



Anti-Social Networking?
April 30, 2010, The New York Times, by Hillary Stout

 



The Slow, Winding Path to Adulthood
April 28, 2010, The New York Times, by Lisa Belkin

 



Grads Head to College in Record Numbers
April 28, 2010, The Wall Street Journal, by Sara Murray

 



Economic Crisis Means Delayed Adulthood for Young Americans
April 28, 2010, www.medindia.net

 



Study: Young Adults Linger at Home Longer
April 28, 2010, Gazette Times, by Cheryl Hatch

 



Wages Delaying Adulthood in 20-Somethings
April 28, 2010, United Press International

 



Bad Economy Delays 'Adulthood'
April 27, 2010, LiveScience, by Jeanna Bryner

 



Teens Now Similar to Counterparts Living a Century Ago
April 27, 2010, Science Editor, by Tudor Vieru

 



Preventing Maltreatment
March 1, 2010, Youth Today,  "Targeting All Parents"  by Dick Mendel.

 



Media
January 22, 2010, KTRH News Radio, Houston, TX

Elisabeth Donahue, Executive Director of The Future of Children, is interviewed by Scott Crowder for KTRH radio.


Juvenile Justice
January 22, 2010, PBS Horizon Show, Phoenix, AZ

A look at best practices in juvenile justice with Beth Rosenburg of Children’s Action Alliance and Elisabeth Donahue, Executive Director of The Future of Children.


Kids Suffer in Poor Economy
November 20, 2009, The Dalles Chronicle. "Kids Suffer in Poor Economy" by Esther K. Smith.
 


Fathers Gain Respect from Experts (and Mothers)
November 2, 2009, The New York Times. "Fathers Gain Respect from Experts (and Mothers)" by Laurie Tarkan. 

FOC Editor-in-Chief Sara McLanahan discusses the role of fathers in The New York Times.

Link  |   PDF


Juvenile Justice Reform
September 23, 2009, Lansing, MI, Channel 6 WLNS

Executive Director, Elisabeth Donahue, speaks on news program about Juvenile Justice reform.


Advocates Call for Juvenile Justice Reform
September 22, 2009, Lansing, MI, WKAR Radio

Coverage of event where Elisabeth Donahue spoke with state lawmakers on reform of juvenile justice.


Myth of the American Dream
September 19, 2009, Canberra Times. "Myth of the American Dream" by Peter Browne. 


Facebook Users Equal US Population: Is This a Good Thing?
September 17, 2009, Pediatrics Now, Dr. Gwen, Media Issue. "Facebook Users Equal US Population: Is This a Good Thing?"

As noted in The Future of Children:
"...most adolescents use social networking sites to reinforce existing relationships, rather than make new friends....Instant messaging, Facebook, and MySpace...allow teens to share personal information and communicate with their friends and existing social networks."


Fighting Childhood Obesity with Healthy Eating and Exercise
September 8, 2009, The Examiner. "Fighting Childhood Obesity with Healthy Eating and Exercise" by Kimberly Urig. 

Preparing the Workers of Today for the Jobs of Tomorrow
July 2009.  The President’s Council of Economic Advisers (CEA) presents a projection of potential developments in the U.S. labor market over the next five to ten years and discusses the preparations necessary to develop the 21st century workforce. The Future of Children issue on America’s High Schools is quoted in this report.


Parents Beware of your Child's Internet Activities
July 1, 2009, Florida Times-Union.  "Parents Beware of your Child's Internet Activities" by William Jackson


Juvenile Focus
June 2009, Vol. 73, No. 1.  Federal Probation, Publication of the US Federal Judiciary.  "Juvenile Focus" by Alvin W. Cohn


Ten Things to Know About Public High Schools and 'Dropout Factories'
May 23, 2009, Politics Daily.  "Ten Things to Know About Public High Schools and 'Dropout Factories'" by Linda Kulman


New Gates Grants to Help Youths Get Through College
December 9, 2008, Youth Today. "New Gates Grants to Help Youths Get Through College" by Jamaal Abdul-Alim.  The Future of Children is one of about 2 dozen organizations that will share in $69 million in grants from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation to help double the number of low-income students who graduate from college.


The Sentencing Project
October 22, 2008

The Sentencing Project website listed The Future of Children journal on juvenile justice on their website.


Crime Close to Home is What Public Remembers
October 17, 2008, Baltimore Sun. "Crime Close to Home is What Public Remembers" by Peter Hermann.

Robert Pierre, The Washington Post, and Peter Hermann, The Baltimore Sun, appeared together on a radio show to talk about crime and justice. This article refers to The Future of Children: Juvenile Justice in it's quote from the Brookings Institution. Below, you will find a link to the tape of the radio program on DC Public Safety and another link to the article in the Baltimore Sun. The radio show was titled: Veteran Reporters Discuss Coverage of Crime.


Library of Criminology Resources
October 2008. The Future of Children: Juvenile Justice listed on the Library of Criminology Resources.

The Future of Children journal on Juvenile Justice is listed as a resource on the Library of Criminology Resources Blog. To visit the blog, click here.


Future of Children Senior Editor, Isabel Sawhill, Quoted
October 6, 2008, Inside Higher Ed: Making a Case for Diversity in STEM Fields by Daryl Chubin and Shirley Malcom.


Limiting and Watching What Children Watch
September 15, 2008, The New York Times. "Limiting and Watching What Children Watch" by Lisa Guernsey.

The media buffet for children is quite a feast, available at all hours and, with hand held electronics, anywhere. Pediatricians worry that the bounty of television, DVD movies, Webisodes, video games and the like could hurt children's physical and mental health.


Dallas Morning News Quotes The Future of Children Media Issue
September 7, 2008, Dallas Morning News. "Opinion: What Do You Do?" by Satvika Ananth.

Satvika Ananth is a junior at Coppell High School and a Student Voices volunteer columnist


Gates Foundation Grants $900,000 to Scholarly Journal on Disadvantaged Youth
July 15, 2008. Chronicle of Higher Education News Blog

The Chronicle of Higher Education News Blog reports that the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation has awarded a grant of about $900,000 to the policy journal The Future of Children, a biannual publication of Princeton's Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs and the Brookings Institution.


Christie Brinkley's Not Only Victim of Divorce
July 14, 2008 Commentary by Kevin Hassett on Bloomberg.com

Living in a family that is not of the traditionally nuclear variety also takes a toll on children. A thought- provoking review of the literature by economists Ron Haskins of the Brookings Institution, Sara McLanahan of the Center for Research on Child Wellbeing at Princeton University, and Elisabeth Donohue of the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs at Princeton University, highlights the costs vividly.


ISI Web of Knowledge Journal Citation Report Ranks Future of Children
Future of Children ranked #1 by ISI Web of Knowledge Journal Citation Report in the areas of Family Studies, Health Policy and Services, and Social Sciences.

ISI Web of Knowledge combines citation information from top journals to produce an annual citation report. This report offers an objective means to critically evaluate the world's leading journals according to how often the journal is cited in other journals. The 2007 Citation Report released in June 2008, ranks the Future of Children first in the categories of Family Studies, Health Policy and Services, and Social Sciences, Interdisciplinary.


On Point Show on WBUR
July 1, 2008.

Future of Children Editor-in-Chief, Sara McLanahan discusses new research showing that a majority of births to mothers under age 30 are outside marriage.


Using the Media to Promote Adolescent Well-Being
May 16, 2008. Volume 14, Number 9. Scout Report. A publication of Internet Scout. Sponsored by the University of Wisconsin-Madison Libraries.

Point #2 under "Research and Education" refers to the April 2008 brief authored by Elisabeth Donahue, Ron Haskins, and Marisa Nightingale. The brief suggests that non profit groups and associations can effectively "draw teens into conversations by supplying them with expertise and tools they can share with their friends to become advocates to one another." It also suggests that working with new media and social networking sites may be more effective than trying to rally against such new forms of expression.


Digital Media's Impact on Youth: Fresh Research
May 9, 2008 - NetFamilyNews, by Anne Collier


Don't Touch That Dial
April 23, 2008 - The New America Foundation Early Education Watch Blog, by Christina Satkowski


Jeanne Brooks-Gunn on “The Morning Show with Mike and Juliet.”
February 12, 2008

FOC Author and Board member Professor Jeanne Brooks-Gunn discusses a new trend in designer babies on “The Morning Show with Mike and Juliet.”


Preschool plan targets good health
February 20, 2008 - Stamford Advocate, by Natasha Lee


Higher Education Gap May Slow Economic Mobility
February 20, 2008 - The New York Times, by Erik Eckholm


Human Resources a Weak Spot
January 10, 2008 - Education Week, by Lynn Olson


On welfare reform: 'require and enable'
January 5, 2008 - Herald News, McClatchy-Tribune News Wire, by Ron Mincy and Hillard Pouncy


Upfront
October 2007, Vol. 20, Issue 10, p. 16 - Hispanic Magazine, by Eduardo Padron


The Great Divide
October 22, 2007 - Greater Baton Rouge Business Report, by Steve Clark


Connect for Kids (CFK)
October 17, 2007


Low-Wage Workers: Can EITC Carrot Pan out with Prison Threat, Make Men Work?
October 1, 2007 - MII Publications, by Ryan Hess, Employment and Training Reporter


Rangel Is Key to Mayor's Poverty Plan
August 31, 2007 - The New York Sun, by Russell Berman


GISD expands pre-K program
June 14, 2007 - The Galveston County Daily News, by Rhiannon Meyers


A Mission of Outreach and Dissemination
Spring 2007 - WWS News, Center Spotlight


Not Your Father's Pay: Why Wages Today Are Weaker
May 25, 2007 - The Wall Street Journal, by Greg Ip


The Frayed Knot
May 24, 2007 - The Economist print edition


Investing in Parents to Invest in Children
May 22, 2007 - National Summit on America's Children, Remarks by Gordin L. Berlin, President, MDRC


Two Candidates to Roll Out Domestic Proposals
May 21, 2007 - New York Times, by Patrick Healy and Michael Cooper


Marrying Smarter, Later Leading to Decline in U.S. Divorce Rate
May 12, 2007 - The Boston Globe, by Elizabeth Lopatto


Researchers from State University of New York discuss findings in life sciences
April 17, 2007 - Life Science Weekly


Bishop cops a caning
April 16, 2007 - The Courier Mail (Australia)- by, Christopher Bantick


More Pay for Good Teachers
April 10, 2007 - The Australian, by Justine Ferrari


U.S. bill would re-prime merit pay; Replenishing funds would aid Rogers schools' bid to use program
April 5, 2007 - Arkansas Democrat-Gazette (Little Rock), by John Krupa


Scholars Suggest Policies to Bolster Teacher Quality
April 5, 2007 - Education Week Vol. 26, Issue 32, Page 9, by Lynn Olson


A Good Teacher: No Substitute
April 2, 2007 - Congressional Quarterly Weekly, by David Nather


And Now, 'Welfare Reform' for Men
March 20, 2007 - The Washington Post, by Lawrence Mead


Relationship Matters: The case for committed relationships
March 11, 2007- The Santa Cruz Sentinel, by Offra Gerstein


What Does It Mean?: More area students receiving free, reduced lunches
February 8, 2007 - The Times Daily (AL), by Lisa Singleton-Rickman


Goodbye, Horatio Alger
February 5, 2007 - The Nation, by Jeff Madrick


Moms rise up, fight for workplace rights
January 11, 2007 - CNNMoney.com, by Christian Zappone


Economic Opportunity and the Role of Education: Cecilia Rouse and Isabel Sawhill chat with Education Week
December 15, 2006 - Edweek.org, moderated by Kevin Bushweller


The Real Value of Public Preschool
December 8, 2006 - New York Times, by Judith Warner


Leave 'Leave it to Beaver' to Beaver
November 17, 2006 - American Prospect Online, by Ezra Klein


Every Kid Deserves an Equal Opportunity
November 12, 2006 - Plattsburgh Press Republican, by Jerry McGovern


'Have Mores' Soar; Immigrants Alone Achieve American Dream
October 30, 2006 - Employment & Training Reporter, by Cecilio Morales


Rags to Riches in U.S. Largely a Myth, Scholars Write
October 25, 2006 - Education Week, by Debra Viadero


The Obesity Fight: Obesity Puts Children at Risk
October 19, 2006 - The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, by Gale White


Isabel Sawhill interviewed on Lou Dobbs Tonight
October 19, 2006 - CNN


Sharing at the Sand Table 101: Do you need a college degree to teach preschool?
October 16, 2006, Slate.com, by Emily Bazelon


From Rags to Riches?: Barriers to Achieving the American Dream
October 12, 2006, AScribe Newswire: The Public Interest Newswire


The Education Innovator
October 12, 2006 - U.S. Fed News, The U.S. Department of Education Newsletter


Globalization and Schools: It's time to recall Martin Luther King's challenge
October 11, 2006, The Washington Post Editorial


Class not dismissed
September 6, 2006 - The Star-Ledger (Newark) by Suzanne Zimmer Lowery


Cardio Crisis
September 2006 -Experience Life by Anjuia Razdan


As more white Americans adopt Africans, experts point out social realities
August 28, 2006 - Chicago Tribune by Nara Schoenberg


The Role of Built Environments in Physical Activity, Eating, and Obesity in Childhood
Research Brief by James F. Sallis and Karen Glanz


To Close ‘Opportunity Gap' Kids Need Quality Preschools
June 26, 2006 - Laurel Leader Call (Laurel,MS,USA) by Morton Kondracke


To Close ‘Opportunity Gap' U.S. Kids Need Quality Preschools
June 22, 2006 - Roll Call by Morton M. Kondracke


Never too late for dads to be part of kids' lives
June 18, 2006 - The News Journal by Christopher Yasiejko


Growing numbers
May 28, 2006 - South Bend Tribune by David Rumbach


Early-school advocates say local children unprepared
May 26, 2006 - Cincinnati Enquirer by Rebecca Goodman


Not Your Father's Pay: Why Wages Today Are Weaker
May 25, 2006 - The Wall Street Journal, by Greg Ip


Success By Six is success for all
May 25, 2006 - Enquirer.com Editorial


Marriage-penalty relief pilot for poor
May 25, 2006 - The Hill by Jonathan Allen


Brookings-Princeton Briefing: Celebrating the 90th Anniversary of Brookings Institution, 75th Anniversary of Woodrow Wilson School
May 23, 2006 - U.S. Newswire


Brookings-WWS Conference Tackles U.S. Policy Challenges
Spring/Summer 2006 - WWS News (Volume 29, Issue 3)


California public preschool unjustified
May 22, 2006 - University Wire by Michael Ocampo, Daily Titan


Schools engage in healthy discussion
May 8, 2006 - Indiana Daily Student by Laura Jane Hyde


Lower Hudson Valley doctors worry as children get heavier
May 6, 2006 - The Journal News - by Melissa Klein


Juice in, soda out of schools in 2008
May 4, 2006 - The Salt Lake Tribune by Sheena McFarland


Overweight kids: Schools take action
May 2, 2006 - The Christian Science Monitor by Amanda Paulson


The Future of Children - A Princeton and Brookings publication.
April 2006 - Site Reviews by Education World


On the Web
April 2006 - AAP News 2006


Connect for Kids (CFK)


Fighting Obesity in the Public Schools
March 29, 2006 - EducationNews.org


Fighting Obesity in the Public Schools
April 2006 - FINE – The Family Involvement Network of Educators


What's New With Kids?
April 2006 - Nevada Kids Count Newsletter by Rennae Daneshvary


Rising to the Family Challenge
April 4, 2006 - Washington Post by Sally Squires


UNCA program helps families fight fat, become more active
March 28, 2006 - Asheville Citizen-Times by Michael Flynn


Food marketing toward youth contributing to unhealthy choices: Industry has role in stemming obesity
March 2006 - The Nations Health by Kim Krisberg


The Future of Children: Childhood Obesity
March 15, 2006 - Connect For Kids by Roshin Mathew


New Future of Children journal addresses childhood obesity in America
March 15, 2006 - http://www.wws.princeton.edu/


The Future of Children: Childhood Obesity
March 14, 2006 - CFK by Roshin Mathew


Looming Large
March 9, 2006 - Princeton Packet by Hilary Parker


Let's get children moving toward a healthier future
March 9, 2006 - The Baltimore Sun by Andrew L. Yarrow


Of Interest
March 8, 2006 - Princeton Alumni Weekly


The Future of Children in The Scout Report
March 3, 2006 - The Scout Report, Volume 12, Number 9


Future of Children Volume on Childhood Obesity
February 2006 Washington Update


What's love got to do with it?; Matrimonial trends and money, honey
February 2, 2006 - The Washington Times by Suzanne Fields


Marriage programs may get aid; Welfare bill could provide federal funding
January 30, 2006 - The Washington Times by Cheryl Wetzstein


Centers Spotlight: Center for Research and Child Wellbeing--Promoting Research, Training Scholars, Informing Policymakers
Autumn 2005 - WWS News (Vol 29, Issue 1)


The New America Foundation Launches Early Education Reform Initiative
December 13, 2005 – New America Foundation Press Release


Pricey Preschool
December 2, 2005 - The Press Enterprise (Riverside, CA)


U.S. Must Take a Stand in Support of Marriage
November 27, 2006 - Desert News by Ann McFeatters


Marriage needs help; yet political differences have thwarted attempts to boost matrimony
November 27, 2005 - Post-Gazette (Pennsylvania) by Ann McFeatters


Most Americans Want to Promote Marriage, Surveys Say, but Aren't Sure How
November 22, 2005 - The Roundtable on Religion and Social Welfare Policy by Anne Farris


Strengthen marriage, but maintain safety net
November 15, 2005 - Baltimore Sun by Sara McLanahan and Ron Haskins


Feds: 1.5 million babies born to unwed moms in '04
October 31, 2005 - USA Today by Sharon Jayson


Encouraging two-parent households
October 19, 2005 - Princeton Alumni Weekly by Aimee Hess


Study: Children From Two-Parent Households Do Better in School
October 10, 2005 - Education Week, Report Roundup by Jessica L. Tonn


Efforts To Encourage Marriage In The District Of Columbia
October 6, 2005 - CAPITOL HILL HEARING TESTIMONY


Brookings Ends Research on Welfare Reform - Think Tank Opens Center On Broader Familial Issues
September 28, 2005 - Washington Post by Amy Goldstein


Poverty - D.C. To Test Marriage Plan
September 26, 2005 - Employment & Training Reporter (Vol. 37 No. 5) by David Atstadt


Study Finds Two-Parent Families Better for Kids
September 26, 2005 - Daily Princetonian by Adrian Ross


Nesting
September 22, 2005 - The Times Union (Albany, New York)


Child Poverty Rises as 2-Parent Families Decline
September 22, 2005 - Toronto Star Newspapers, Ltd.


Brookings Barriers to Stable Marriages Panel
September 21, 2005 -Smart Marriages listserv


We have made progress against poverty, but we won't be winning the war anytime soon
September 21, 2005 - Charleston Daily Mail by Robert Samuelson


Perpetuating Myths
September 21, 2005 - The New York Sun by Robert Samuelson


Discovering Poverty (Again)
September 21, 2005 - Washington Post by Robert J. Samuelson


Elisabeth Donahue interviewed live on the "Dave Rutherford Show"
September 20, 2005 at 12:00 PM - CHQR AM 770 in Calgary, Alberta


Promoting Marriage Only Part of the Solution to Poverty, Experts Find
September 20, 2005 - The Roundtable on Religion and Social Welfare Policy by Anne Farris


Ron Haskins interviewed by Curt Smith for syndicated NPR show, "Perspectives"
September 19, 2005 (aired September 24 at 2:00 PM and September 27 at 11:00 AM)


Nuclear Family Best for Society
September 19, 2005 - Deseret Morning News by Derek Schwebach


Ron Haskins interviewed on "the Heartland with John Kasich"
September 17, 2005 - Fox News


Two-Parent Families
September 15, 2005 - The Globe and Mail - SOCIAL STUDIES by Michael Kesterton


Elisabeth Donahue interviewed live by Greg Tomlin
September 14, 2005 at 3:00 PM - 710-KIRO Radio in Seattle


Elisabeth Donahue interviewed live by Bill Rice
September 14, 2005 at 2:45 PM - KOMO-ABC Radio in Seattle


Today Show clip mentions The Future of Children
September 14, 2005 - NBC Network, The Today Show mentioned The Future of Children journal's latest volume on "Marriage and Child Wellbeing" as a nonpartisan policy source of information revealing that new marriage research may indeed indicate that it is better to stay together for the sake of the children.


Peaceful Home Boosts Families
September 14, 2005 - Calgary Sun (Alberta)


Report: Marriage Can Help Finances
September 14, 2005 - The Houston Chronicle - AROUND THE NATION


Summary of 570 News Radio Interview with Ron Haskins
September 14, 2005 at 1:20 PM - Toronto/Kitchener, Ontario by Gary Doyle


Marriage Boosts Prosperity, Helps Children-US Study
September 13, 2005 - Associated Press (Reuters)


Senate to Consider Brownback's Marriage Bonus Plan for Nation's Capital
September 13, 2005 - Associated Press by Sam Hananel


"In two-parent families, the kids are all right. Study finds stability pays big dividends."
September 13, 2005 - USA Today by Sharon Jayson


Students Gain Insight on Children's Policy Issues
May 30, 2005 - Princeton Weekly Bulletin, (Vol. 94, No. 28) by Jennifer Greenstein Altmann