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Watching TV can be good for toddlers

Watching TV can be good for toddlers | ESRC press coverage | Scoop.it

Scaremongering about the negative effects of children's TV-watching is not new. But in our busy lives it's more and more tempting to let your child watch television for half an hour.

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The author of the article, Gemma Taylor, is a Research Associate for the ESRC International Centre for Language and Communicative Development (LuCiD).

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Lancaster University staff new international centre established to address child language learning and delay

Lancaster University staff new international centre established to address child language learning and delay | ESRC press coverage | Scoop.it

Experts from Lancaster University and the Universities of Manchester and Liverpool have secured one of the largest grants ever awarded by the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) – to carry out research which will transform understanding of how children learn to communicate. 

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The £9 million cash injection over five years will see a new ESRC International Centre for Language and Communicative Development (LuCiD) set up in the North West working with experts in the USA, Australia, Germany, Switzerland and Poland.

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