Articles about child development


Let the children play: Getting children and youth outdoors now for an active recovery

Last updated: 05/17/2021

Let the children play: Getting children and youth outdoors now for an active recovery Native Child and Family Services of Toronto, SickKids and researchers from the...

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How will the pandemic shape early learning in North Carolina?

Last updated: 05/16/2021

Catching up and going forward: A child-centered approach In this special report, EdNC looks at how the pandemic impacted education and what that means for the future. Read the ...

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Building Family Engagement through Education

Last updated: 05/11/2021

We've all heard the proverb, "It takes a village to raise a child." And as an ECE provider, you know firsthand how important it is for families, teachers and center staff to...

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Developmental Monitoring and Screening Supports Healthy Child Development

Last updated: 05/10/2021

All children develop and learn at a different rate, but some children may need more play, practice or teaching of certain skills in order to master them. Developmental...

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5 Little Ways to Teach Children to Think for Themselves

Last updated: 05/09/2021

5 Little Ways to Teach Children to Think for Themselves 5 Little Ways to Teach Children to Think for Themselves Every parent hopes to raise a kid who doesn't follow the crowd,...

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Recognizing Those Who Helped Get Us All Through

Last updated: 05/06/2021

No one would argue that 2020 was the most devasting year that we can remember. I often found myself looking for glimmers of hope and rays of sunshine to get me through. I more...

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Environmental influences on the pace of brain development

Last updated: 05/06/2021

Environmental influences on the pace of brain development Stress and resilience Abstract Childhood socio-economic status (SES), a measure of the availability of material and...

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How to capture developmental brain dynamics: gaps and solutions

Last updated: 05/06/2021

npj science of learning Human behaviour Capturing developmental and learning-induced brain dynamics is extremely challenging as changes occur interactively across multiple...

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Pandemic brings child care 'front and center'

Last updated: 04/30/2021

Pandemic brings child care 'front and center' Share this Partly cloudy. High 64F. Winds W at 5 to 10 mph.. Tonight Cloudy with occasional rain late. Low 49F. Winds light and...

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Rethinking Safety, Security, and the Role of Police in Our Schools

Last updated: 04/29/2021

The news and footage of George Floyd’s murder over the summer sparked outrage, international protests, gestures of solidarity, and a wave of police reforms that lasted well into...

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