Parents dream of vacation, restaurants, ballet lessons — and mom finally being able to work.
Faced with her child care centers closing down, Yobe Qiu turned to her passion project: writing children's books about Asian cultures.
The administration is calling it transformational spending. Republicans say it’s too much spending.
Pandemic child care struggles and economic fallout may create a more receptive environment for Biden administration priorities.
For some, shutdowns created the perfect opportunity to have a baby without sacrificing opportunity.
"Marketplace" host Kai Ryssdal talks to Sarah Kliff at The New York Times about finding a COVID-19 test site for toddlers, and why free tests can still end up on an invoice.
About 85% of the children in state custody have a parent who struggles with substance use disorder. The system is straining to care for them.
As part of a series on Communist China’s 70th anniversary, Marketplace’s China correspondent Jennifer Pak and Shanghai bureau news assistant, Charles Zhang, spoke to people in the country’s shoe industry – the world’s biggest – about their achievements and challenges over the last few decades. You can read more stories from the China 70 series here. China’s […]
The study estimates that some 4 million U.S. kids are now uninsured.
Do screening tools work?