A blogger wonders how scientific meetings can be made more family-friendly. After bringing her 18-month-old daughter to a pedagogy workshop she attended this past week, ScienceWoman feels like a "troublemaker." While there were plenty of other moms at the workshop, she was the only one who brought her daughter and felt guilty and apologetic, even to the other moms, the whole time. "Why do *I* feel like the bad mommy for dragging her along *and* the bad professional for having her here?" she asks in her blog.
Including Naptimes Between Sessions? Sounds Great
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