Articles about child development


Physical play with fathers may help children control emotions, study finds

Last updated: 07/04/2020

Children whose fathers spend time playing with them at a very early age may find it easier to control their behaviour and emotions, which has a beneficial impact as they get...

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A lack of child care is keeping women on unemployment rolls

Last updated: 07/04/2020

POLITICO employment A lack of child care is keeping women on unemployment rolls Women’s participation in the workforce — which is closely tied to access to child care — has...

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Physical play with fathers may help children control emotions, study finds

Last updated: 07/03/2020

Children whose fathers spend time playing with them at a very early age may find it easier to control their behaviour and emotions, which has a beneficial impact as they get...

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Our future depends upon caring for the early educators

Last updated: 06/30/2020

Our future depends upon caring for the early educators By Sara Vecchiotti and Rebecca E. Gomez, opinion contributors — 06/25/20 07:00 PM EDT The views expressed by...

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The Crucial Role of Home Visiting During COVID-19: Supporting Young Children and Families

Last updated: 06/30/2020

Home visiting has long served an essential role in addressing the needs of young children by connecting families to programs, supports, and services. Home visitors — typically...

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Strategies to Support Families in Promoting Self-Directed, Engaged Learning | Common Sense Education

Last updated: 06/26/2020

It's no wonder that "homeschooling" memes are circulating fast and furious on the internet during the pandemic. A few of the memes I've seen over the last few months...

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Childcare centers adjust to new protocols, while some facilities face economic hardship

Last updated: 06/20/2020

Childcare centers adjust to new protocols, while some facilities face economic hardship Daycare centers throughout Kentucky are working toward a new normal, with smaller class...

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Helping Your Children Cope with Societal Trauma

Last updated: 06/16/2020

Children should be safe. Their primary jobs include playing and learning, sometimes in very tough environments. A news story of a missing boy or girl makes hearts beat faster...

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Meet the parenting expert who thinks parenting is a terrible invention

Last updated: 06/12/2020

Children behave in mysterious ways. Think of the quick shifts of attention, followed by the sudden absorption in a passing insect, or a dust particle, just when you’re in a rush...

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CT child care crisis could get Congressional boost

Last updated: 06/11/2020

WASHINGTON — Congress is considering its largest one-time investment in child care as the industry faces an unprecedented crisis. Across the country, 4.5 million child care...

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