The Raising Of America

Will begin reairing starting April 3rd on WNIT

 

The Adverse Childhood Experiences Study

The Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACE) Study is one of the largest investigations ever conducted to assess associations between childhood maltreatment and later-life health and well-being. The study is a collaboration between the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and Kaiser Permanente's Health Appraisal Clinic in San Diego.

Court Appointed Special Advocates for Children

Foster Care Agencies

Mentoring


DNA Is Not Destiny: How the Outside Gets Under the Skin

The genes we are born with don't change, but the setting of the epigenome- and what the gene actual does, changes-- especially during periods of gestation, the early years and the onset of puberty

Epigenetics

Michael Meany

Social Environment

Public Policy


Wounded Places: Confronting Childhood PTSD in America's Shell-shocked Cities

Hurt people hurt people!!

Early Childhood Education in cities dealing with isolated and neglected, neighborhoods often develop students that exhibit symptoms of PTSD (Post Traumatic Stress Disorder).

About PTSD

Research on The Effects of Poverty on Kids


Education Matters-Are We Crazy About Our Kids?

Early Childhood Education is the education theory dealing with young children (both formally and informally) from infant to school age. Science shows that a child's experiences during the early years are vital to building the foundation for future success-in school and in life. Now economists are studying the costs and benefits of high-quality care and preschool. We fear we are spending too little where it matters most.

Perry Preschool

The Abecedarian Intervention Project

Chicago Child Parent Center

What We Can Learn from Universal Childcare in Quebec Canada

Other Issues

Key People


Early Childhood Education is the education theory dealing with young children (both formally and informally) from infant to school age. Education in the early years has become a public policy issue from the local to the federal level.

Theories of Child Development

Research in Early Childhood Learning

Wage Gap in Early Education Learning

Publicly Funded Early Learning Programs

Back to 1970

The Players

These men and woman were players in the fight for universal child care.