A large body of research on which non-academic factors lead to success in early adulthood, researchers found that early experiences can have a profound effect.
All Blog Posts With early childhood Tag or Category
June 24, 2015
June 10, 2015
The Too Small to Fail organization announced that a builder of inclusive playgrounds will add signs encouraging adults to engage in playful conversation with their children.
May 29, 2015
A Vermont public school teacher who takes her young students out to the woods for an entire school day each week may offer lessons STEM educators.
May 27, 2015
Startup Tinkergarten is aiming to re-connect young children with the outdoors and thinks parents want help with that.
May 26, 2015
A new startup company aims to use technology to enable, rather than replace, nature-based education for young children.
May 20, 2015
Preschool-aged children at child care centers need far more opportunities for physical activity, suggests a new study in the journal Pediatrics.
May 19, 2015
Young children with disabilities are often placed in segregated settings, as opposed to the least-restrictive environment that can meet their needs, says a draft policy statement from two federal agencies.
May 01, 2015
Immigrants account for 18 percent of the early-childhood workforce, a slightly higher percentage than are represented in the workforce at large, a new report says.
April 20, 2015
Four pending studies presented at AERA offer surprising findings and a nuanced look at the use of iPads and e-readers with young children.
April 17, 2015
A teacher's ethnicity may affect how well students learn self-control from her, finds a new study.