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  SRCD - Society for Research in Child Development
It is a vital source of information not only for researchers and theoreticians, but for child psychiatrists, clinical psychologists, psychiatric social workers, specialists in early childhood education, educational psychologists, special education teachers, and other researchers in the field.
Child Development invites manuscripts for a special section on developmental social cognitive neuroscience to be compiled by guest editors Kevin Pelphrey (Carnegie Mellon University) and Rebecca Saxe (Massachusetts Institute of Technology).
Child Development invites manuscripts for a special section on the effects of early experience on cognitive and/or socio-emotional development.
www.srcd.org /cd.html   (231 words)

  
 Child Development - Parenting - Child Psychology Info
The child development section of our site provides parents with information on physical, mental and emotional growth and development in children and teenagers.
Child development information can help parents know when they are expecting too much from a child as well as become aware of lags in development that may benefit from professional help.
When parents understand how their child responds to certain situations, they an learn to anticipate issues that might present difficulties for their child.
www.childdevelopmentinfo.com /development   (633 words)

  
 Child and Family WebGuide: Parent Info on Child Development Research
Topics are selected on the basis of parent recommendations; they cover all ages, from early child development through adolescence...
The WebGuide, a not-for-profit resource, was based on parent and professional feedback, as well as support from such noted child development experts as David Elkind, Edward Zigler, and the late Fred Rogers.
The WebGuide is pleased to partner with Parents’ Action for Children to bring together child development information from selected leading Web sites on the PAC site.
www.cfw.tufts.edu   (382 words)

  
 KinderStart - Child Development
CDR sponsors research on the trauma of child survivors of the Holocaust and the study of child development through analysis of nonverbal behaviors.
Child Development Resources is a private, nonprofit agency founded in 1966 with a dual mission -- to provide services for young children and their families, and to provide training at the local, state, regional, and national levels for early childhood and early intervention professionals.
We offer free child care resource and referral services, training and professional development to child care providers, child care subsidy assistance to low-income families, and information to the general public about emerging issues in child care and children's welfare.
www.kinderstart.com /childdevelopment   (4280 words)

  
 Child Development: Technology In Early Childhood Education: Finding the Balance [By Request... June 2001]
A child's health is connected to preparedness for and performance in learning activities.
Fine and gross motor skills develop at varying rates, and learning to write can be tedious and difficult as children struggle to form letters.
Play is important for intellectual development and, as such, should be included as a vital part of early childhood education.
www.nwrel.org /request/june01/child.html   (1334 words)

  
 Your Child | Developmental Milestones
Development in children ages 6 through 12, includes advice for how to help children reach their potentials.
If your child’s doctor finds anything that may be of concern, they can refer you to a specialist and/or work with your family to identify services that may help your child.
Head Start is a Federal community-based child development program for children aged three to five from low-income families (or children with disabilities).
www.med.umich.edu /1libr/yourchild/devmile.htm   (896 words)

  
 Child Development and Public Health - NCBDDD, CDC
If children fail to develop properly they may be unable to reach their full potential.
Some activities such as singing and reading to your child help to stimulate cognition and recognition of a mother’s voice by her child.
The intent of early child intervention is to lay a foundation, in conjunction with the family, to support infants as they grow and mature into healthy individuals.
www.cdc.gov /ncbddd/child/development.htm   (683 words)

  
 All about child brain development and early child development
Your child is important to you and you have major impact to her future.
With brain scanning devices, neuroscientists discovered that a child's brain grows in power and intelligence when it is stimulated by the environment, particularly during a child's first three years.
The "gifted child" has never been a popular child - at least not with members of the pedagogic establishment, teachers in the classroom, kids in the playground, egalitarian crusaders and most of all, the parents of children who wished their kids were gifted too.
www.brainy-child.com   (1103 words)

  
 PBS Parents . Child Development | PBS
Although children develop through a generally predictable sequence of steps and milestones, they may not proceed through these steps in the same way or at the same time.
A child’s development is greatly influenced by factors in his or her environment and the experiences he or she has.
The age-by-age snapshots provided by this tool are considered by child development experts to be "widely-held expectations" for what an average child might achieve within a given year.
www.pbs.org /parents/childdevelopment   (236 words)

  
 Child Development Media, Inc - Child Development
Our video-based program is a convenient way for you and your staff to earn required continuing education units or clock hours.
With fifty approved titles to choose from, and more in development, the process is simple: you watch a video (VHS or DVD), study the materials, take the test, and earn the credit.
The goal was to advance the debate on early identification of signs of pre-autism and to focus attention on the urgency of early intervention.
www.childdevmedia.com   (123 words)

  
 Child Development - Specialized Programs (CA Dept of Education)
Resources and information for child development contractors, families, and community members regarding child development programs funded by the state.
Resources and important information for child development contractors, including desired results, management bulletins, forms, fiscal services, child development permits, and data reporting.
Resources for child development contractors, families and the child care community.
www.cde.ca.gov /sp/cd   (100 words)

  
 MedlinePlus: Child Development
The primary NIH organization for research on Child Development is the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development
Your child may try new behaviors to be part of "the group." This can also be the time that parents or teachers recognize learning disabilities or behavioral problems in children.
Article: Social and communication development in toddlers with early and later...
www.nlm.nih.gov /medlineplus/childdevelopment.html   (408 words)

  
 Welcome
For the past 37 years, the National Black Child Development Institute has been steadfast in its mission to improve and protect the lives of children.
Along with the affiliate network composed of volunteers from across the nation, we have worked to improve child welfare services, make universal early care and education a reality, build family support services, press for educational reform and provide vital information on children's health.
Every child deserves a chance, and we are committed to uncovering every chance available to our children.
www.nbcdi.org /Welcome   (383 words)

  
 Child Development Foundation
supports the development of children in a small village in Thailand.
The foundation was set up in 2004 with the aim to support the development of underprivileged children directly and on an individual basis.
You can find all addresses on the bottom of each page.
www.thaichilddevelopment.org   (168 words)

  
 Child Development - Journal Information
Spanning many disciplines, the journal provides the latest research, not only for researchers and theoreticians, but also for child psychiatrists, clinical psychologists, psychiatric social workers, specialists in early childhood education, educational psychologists, special education teachers, and other researchers.
In addition to six issues per year of Child Development, subscribers to the journal also receive a full subscription to Monographs of the Society for Research in Child Development.
Development of Subordinate-Level Categorization in 3- to 7-Month-Old Infants
www.blackwellpublishing.com /journal.asp?ref=0009-3920   (356 words)

  
 North Carolina Divison of Child Development Home Page
Note: The North Carolina Division of Child Development's Search Site will be down on April 14th for migration to a new server.  The migration will take approximately 48 hours.
We are sorry for any inconvenience this may cause.
The North Carolina Division of Child Development's website will be down from 4:30 pm to 5:30 pm on March 16th for maintenance.
ncchildcare.dhhs.state.nc.us /general/home.asp   (91 words)

  
 Child Development - CSU, Chico
Congratulations to the Associated Students Children's Center/Child Development Laboratory on their accreditation by the National Association for the Education of Young Children.
Within the context of the broader university commitment to higher education, the Child Development Program offers opportunities for students to engage in the purposeful acquisition and integration of child development theory, research, and practice.
Specifically, the program centers on the Foundations of Child Development, Child Study and Assessment, Programs for Children and Families, Professional Qualities, Critical Thinking Skills, and Developmental Context.
www.csuchico.edu /chld   (143 words)

  
 Child Magazine Subscriptions - NCBuy Shopping
Child provides parents of children 12 and younger with the newest thinking, information, and advice they need to thrive in an ever-changing world.
In a typical issue, readers will find feature articles on child development, behavior, health, nutrition, and education.
Child Subscription ordering from NCBuy's complete magazine store catalog.
www.ncbuy.com /shopping/magazines/child.html   (310 words)

  
 Tag: child development - Families.com
Allow my child to go away with her boyfriend
Who has given "the talk" to their child?
How old were you when you had your first child?
tags.families.com /child-development   (440 words)

  
 JSTOR: Child Development
Publisher: Blackwell Publishing on behalf of the Society for Research in Child Development
As the flagship journal of the Society for Research in Child Development, Child Development has published articles, essays, reviews, and tutorials on various topics in the field of child development since 1930.
Spanning many disciplines, the journal provides the latest research, not only for researchers and theoreticians, but also for child psychiatrists, clinical psychologists, psychiatric social workers, specialists in early childhood education, educational psychologists, special education teachers, and other researchers.
www.jstor.org /journals/00093920.html   (94 words)

  
 Child Development Foundation
People who would like to make a donation can do so by donating money to our bank account.
All donations will be used for the development of the children directly, in means of health care, nutrition, education or /and daily life as well as a savings fund for future education of the children in the home and those under the wing of the foundation.
Daily life cost such as property rent, electricity etc. are covered by Runs
www.thaichilddevelopment.org /cdf/help.htm   (491 words)

  
 YMCA receives $250,000 gift from Publix for child development center - Orlando Business Journal:   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
The Central Florida YMCA received a $250,000 gift from Publix Super Markets Charities to be used toward building a child development center at the new YMCA Family Center located at Apopka High School.
The Apopka YMCA Family Center will be connected to the renovated Apopka High School.
The material on this site may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, cached or otherwise used, except with the prior written permission of bizjournals.
orlando.bizjournals.com /orlando/stories/2007/01/15/daily9.html   (494 words)

  
 Early Child Development
This site is a knowledge source designed to assist policy makers, program managers, and practitioners in their efforts to promote the healthy growth and integral development of young children.
Early Child Development From Measurement to Action - A Priority for Growth and Equity
The Science of Early Child Development Multimedia Resource Curriculum published by Red River College
web.worldbank.org /WBSITE/EXTERNAL/TOPICS/EXTCY/EXTECD/0,,menuPK:344945~pagePK:149018~piPK:149093~theSitePK:344939,00.html   (168 words)

  
 Child Development - National Institutes of Health (NIH)
A Child Becomes a Reader: Kindergarten Through Grade 3 PDF
NICHD Study of Early Child Care and Youth Development (SECCYD): Findings for Children Up to Age 4 1/2 Years PDF
Child Behavior Disorders, Developmental Disabilities, Growth Disorders, Infant and Toddler Development, Teen Development, Child & Teen Health
health.nih.gov /result.asp/129   (221 words)

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