Dr. Christia Brown





By Dr. Christia Brown

Parenting Beyond Pink and Blue

A guide that helps parents focus on their children’s unique strengths and inclinations rather than on gendered stereotypes to more effectively bring out the best in their individual children, for parents of infants to middle schoolers.

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"You are not working from home; you are at your home during a crisis trying to work."

I've heard this twice today. I think it's an important distinction worth emphasising.

Are single-sex schools finished?
Single-sex schools are either the way to get ahead or perpetuating gender stereotypes. Who can you believe?

@mathildeny with quotes from @ProfAliceS @ChristiaBrown @GSAUK

Are single-sex schools finished?

As you wander the leafy 240-acre campus of Benenden, in Kent, or through the concrete maze of the Barbican to City of London School for Girls, whether...


This week, I have had several discussions with friends & colleagues about the difficulty in getting work done & proceeding 'as usual'. For those that need to hear it, 'It's ok to step away. It's ok and even necessary in these moments.' #AcademicChatter

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Psychology Today

Kids, Politics, and the Gender Divide

Children are interested in elections, and have strong opinions about candidates, but underestimate gender biases in politics and government. Read More on the Psychology Today blog.

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Representation Matters

Regardless of gender identity, kids and teens want, and need, to be seen and affirmed. Representation and actual knowledge matters. This shouldn't be confined to one day a year.   Read More

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