Articles about child development


Processing a Pandemic Through Play

Last updated: 04/05/2020

Library of Congress / Shutterstock / Klara Auerbach / The Atlantic Link Copied During a recent game of doctor, John Miles’s daughter was examining her younger sister. The...

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Kildare's Sensational Kids bringing new therapy supports via 'Virtual Care'

Last updated: 03/31/2020

Access to therapy supports for a child or adolescent can make all the difference in the world, especially where a child has a difficulty with learning, speech or mobility. With...

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Homeschooling During the Coronavirus Epidemic: A Diary

Last updated: 03/31/2020

Homeschooling During the Coronavirus Epidemic: A Diary Sarah Flores and Chris Sciarrino | March 2020 Perspectives from a Parent and an Early Childhood Expert At the Early...

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Parents Talk About What’s Hard And What Helps In Coronavirus Isolation

Last updated: 03/26/2020

“Hank, do you want to come look at my poop?” That’s what my friend’s 2-year-old yelled at his 6-year-old brother the other morning — loudly enough that it could definitely be...

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Call for Equitable Treatment of Early Childhood Education

Last updated: 03/25/2020

The Council for Professional Recognition, the international nonprofit organization that oversees the Child Development Associate (CDA) Credential™, is calling for responsible...

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Key Issues in Early Childhood and Technology from Thought Leaders • TEC Center

Last updated: 03/24/2020

among many other fields Collectively, the authors share a commitment to child development first, technology second. Each author was asked to write a 2,000 word essay about what...

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Parenting in the Time of Coronavirus: How to balance working from home While Caring for Kids — Child Development and Parent Consultation

Last updated: 03/20/2020

As if being a working parent wasn’t stressful enough, what do you do when suddenly you are expected to work at home and take care of your kids at the same time? If you are in...

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How do I care for my children during a new coronavirus outbreak?

Last updated: 03/16/2020

Children seem to be at lower risk of the new coronavirus than adults. When they do get sick, they’ve generally experienced mild, cold-like symptoms, according to public health...

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Rocking and Rolling. Building New Skills: Block Construction in Toddler Settings

Last updated: 03/14/2020

Rocking and Rolling. Building New Skills: Block Construction in Toddler Settings You are here Home / Resources / Publications / Young Children / March 2020 / Rocking and...

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Everyday moments really do matter in child development

Last updated: 03/09/2020

Everyday moments really do matter in child development Save Spring is getting closer, March 19 can’t come soon enough, right? If you are like me, I’m ready for some green grass...

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