Alma Gottlieb, co-author of A World of Babies.
Topic:
Differing childcare styles in eight non-US societies.
Issues: Parenting around the world in the 21st century; differences between US styles and those in other countries; challenges faced by parents in traditional societies, welfare states, and war-torn areas.


Jennifer Lehr, author of ParentSpeak.
Topic:
What’s wrong with how we talk to our children—and what to say instead.
Issues: Despite our best intentions, a lot of things we tell our kids does more harm than good; how to avoid words and phrases that manipulate, objectify, micro-manage, distress, invalidate, and threaten.