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Kathy Hirsh-Pasek

Dr. Kathy Hirsh-Pasek gives a prescription for play

  • parenting

Dr. Kathy Hirsh-Pasek gets the attention of early educators when she asks:  “What happened to play?” in her 2018 Summit presentation

mom reads picture book to daughter

When reading to toddlers, books with pictures are ‘just right’

  • early learning

New research shows that reading a story book with pictures sparks more brain activity in kids than watching a cartoon or reading a book without pictures.

Mom and sister read book with young girl

Early focus on social-emotional skills helps in many ways

  • social-emotional development

New research from Harvard highlights that early brain development is interconnected. Social-emotional, language and physical skills all build on each other.

Your toddler

Your Toddler Ages 1-2

  • child development

How to help your child learn language and explore the world through play.

Peek a boo with baby

Your Baby’s First Six Months

  • child development

Learn how your newborn is developing and how to take care of her.

Your Toddler from age 2-3

Your Toddler Ages 2-3

  • child development

Learn about raising a child who is becoming more active, talking and testing limits.

Guiding Toddlers

Guiding Toddlers

  • child development

Learn about setting behavior guidelines for your young child.

6-12-mos-1

Your Baby from 6-12 Months

  • child development

Learn about teething, sleep patterns and helping your baby learn.

Born to learn

Never too young to learn

  • infants

It wasn’t obvious to this first-time dad, but it’s never too early to start talking, reading and playing with your newborn.

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