Latest Society for Research in Child Development Stories
Teachers' daily interactions with children are crucial to making sure they're ready for school.
Friendships matter throughout life, and in early adolescence they provide validation and emotional support.
In 2010, Arizona passed an immigration law (S.B. 1070, the Support Our Law Enforcement and Safe Neighborhoods Act) that gave state police unprecedented power to detain individuals unable to prove their U.S. citizenship when asked.
Early mental and intellectual stimulation is important for subsequent learning.
Screen time has changed dramatically in the 21st century.
Approximately 2 million children in the United States have at least one parent deployed in military service; 750,000 of those children are 5 years old and younger.
Salimetrics will present two Spit Camp Workshops as part of the 2013 SRCD Preconference on April 17th, 2013.
While most children are looking forward to getting gifts during the upcoming holiday season, it is worth noting that one in five children live in poverty.
Most adults can't recall events that took place before they were 3 or 4 years old—a phenomenon called childhood amnesia.
Popular books and media reports have perpetuated the belief that children and adolescents are overscheduled in their extracurricular activities, and that this can disrupt how families function and undermine young people's opportunities for success.
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