A roundup of news and advice:

A lesson on gender diversity, including being transgender, boys feeling like girls, girls having boy body parts and other gender-focused topics at an Oakland, Calif. elementary school has caused a stir. Conservative legal defense organizations are providing counsel to parents who oppose the teaching at Redwood Heights by a gender spectrum trainer. (San Francisco Chronicle)

Miraculously, an Arizona mom carried a baby outside of her uterus for eight months and successfully gave birth to him. Doctors warned Nicollete Soto that carrying the baby to full term in her abdomen could risk both of their lives, but Soto continued her pregnancy and gave birth through Caesarian section. (The Daily Mail)

Dollhouses have come a long way since the 1990s Barbie Fold ’n Fun House. Babble lists 10 of the best dollhouses for boys and girls. (Babble)

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