Terms and Definitions compiled by Karen Brown and courtesy of Ann Masten, Ordinary Magic; Aisha Yousafzai; Brainfacts.org/Society for Neuroscience; Lisa Guernsey; Rana Dajani; Harvard University Center On The Developing Child; National Center for Biotechnology Information/National Institutes of Health; Wiley Online Dictionary; Linda Richter/World Health Organization; National Academies Press; UNICEF/2016 Lancet ECD report; Wikipedia.
Resources for Children & Youth
Research and Studies of Core Relevance to the Early Childhood Development Field.
Full video and powerpoint presentations; "Return on Investment: The Case for Early Childhood Development"; March 11, 2017.
Full video and powerpoint presentation; "Data-Driven, Data-Informed: Telling High Impact Stories on ECD"; March 12, 2017.
Full video; "A Case Study of Best Policy Practice in Ecuador"; March 10, 2017.
Full video; "Cultural Interpretations of ECD: A Global Tour of Assumptions"; March 12, 2017.
How Technology Affects Young Children: What We Know about Media's Impact on Cognitive Development and Behavior
Full video; "How Technology Affects Young Children: What We Know about Media's Impact on Cognitive Development and Behavior"; March 11, 2017.