Latest Child development Stories
Promoting parent involvement has been a big part of efforts to improve school performance.
SANTA ANA, Calif., April 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Racing Ahead, an organization providing assessments, early intervention services and individual instruction for infants and toddlers and their parents is offering free developmental screenings on Saturday, April 10, 2010, from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Decision making within families is an important way for young people to gain independence and responsibility, and adolescence is a time of increasing autonomy.
Words influence infants' cognition from first months of life
Executive functioning is a set of advanced cognitive functionsâ€”such as the ability to control impulses, remember things, and show mental flexibilityâ€”that help us plan and monitor what we do to reach goals.
A new study has found that young people feel differently about two types of parental control, generally viewing a type of control that's thought to be better for their development more positively.
Many parents of preschoolers struggle with their children's fears of real and imaginary creatures.
Societal and technological changes have taken place at a dizzying pace over recent decades.
A new study that explored why young children ask so many "why" questions concludes that children are motivated by a desire for explanation.
SEATTLE Nov. 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Parenting is a tough job, but now parents have a unique online resource for navigating their children's early years through today's launch of ParentingCounts.org.
- To befool; deceive; balk; jilt.
- An illusion; a trick; a cheat.