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Mom's Support Tied to Child's Brain Development | FYI BeHealthy

“Parental support, particularly in early childhood, is a very, very powerful force in a child's life,” says researcher Joan L. Luby, MD, a professor of child psychiatry at the Washington University School of Medicine in St.
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Impact of Television on Child Brain Development - Television vs ...

Impact of Television on Child Brain Development - Television vs ... | early childhood | Scoop.it
These synaptic connections essentially lay the foundation of all fundamental learning and development in a child's life. Having established the significance of these synaptic connections in early childhood years, it really ...
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Parenting styles - just adjust - Washington Times

Parenting styles - just adjust - Washington Times | early childhood | Scoop.it
Washington TimesParenting styles - just adjustWashington TimesEvery year, students spend a lot of time, and most of their parent's savings, on education.
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Potty training is a learning experience for both you and your child - Sun-Sentinel

Potty training is a learning experience for both you and your child - Sun-Sentinel | early childhood | Scoop.it
NewsolioPotty training is a learning experience for both you and your childSun-SentinelSomehow though, until success is guaranteed, the potty experience has the potential to throw calm, competent parents and kids over the edge.
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CANDLE study offers a glimpse at conditions that affect school readiness - Memphis Commercial Appeal

CANDLE study offers a glimpse at conditions that affect school readiness - Memphis Commercial Appeal | early childhood | Scoop.it
CANDLE study offers a glimpse at conditions that affect school readinessMemphis Commercial AppealAnderson and Caden are among 1500 subjects of an early childhood development study at UTHSC.
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Which parenting style do you subscribe to? - The National

Which parenting style do you subscribe to? - The National | early childhood | Scoop.it
Which parenting style do you subscribe to?The NationalThe trend forecaster Marian Salzman believes that contemporary parents want to have it all for themselves and for their children, and frequently adopt a mindful, highly anxious parenting style.
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"Helicopter" Moms Overhead! 17% of Moms Admit to Hovering - Sacramento Bee

"Helicopter" Moms Overhead! 17% of Moms Admit to Hovering - Sacramento Bee | early childhood | Scoop.it
"Helicopter" Moms Overhead!17% of Moms Admit to HoveringSacramento BeeStudy from Crowd Science finds nearly one-fifth of moms admit they try to maintain control over their kids By Crowd Science SAN JOSE, Calif., May 7, 2012 -- /PRNewswire/ -- When...
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How to know if your child has a learning disability - Washington Post

How to know if your child has a learning disability - Washington Post | early childhood | Scoop.it
How to know if your child has a learning disabilityWashington PostReading is another issue.
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Prepregnancy obesity linked to child test scores - Science Daily (press release)

Prepregnancy obesity linked to child test scores - Science Daily (press release) | early childhood | Scoop.it
Prepregnancy obesity linked to child test scoresScience Daily (press release)ScienceDaily (May 8, 2012) — Women who are obese before they become pregnant are at higher risk of having children with lower cognitive function -- as measured by math and...
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Baby milestones you don't want to miss - WDIV Detroit

Baby milestones you don't want to miss - WDIV Detroit | early childhood | Scoop.it
Baby milestones you don't want to missWDIV DetroitPotty training: If you don't know the joys of not putting Cheerios in the toilet bowl anymore to give your son "something to aim at," you're not there yet.
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Experts: Early education helps - The Advocate

Experts: Early education helpsThe AdvocateCraig Ramey, a professor and scholar at Virginia Tech's Carilion Research Institute and the chief science officer for LA4, and his colleague, Frances Campbell, a senior scientist at the Frank Porter Grahm...
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Secure attachment to moms helps irritable babies interact with others

Secure attachment to moms helps irritable babies interact with others | early childhood | Scoop.it
New research suggests that highly irritable children who have secure attachments to their mothers are more likely to get along well with others than those who aren't securely attached.

Via Deborah McNelis, M.Ed
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Child Abuse and Neglect: Effects on Child Development, Brain ...

Child Abuse and Neglect: Effects on Child Development, Brain ... | early childhood | Scoop.it

There are clear links between neglect and abuse and later psychological, emotional, behavioral, and interpersonal disorders. The basis for this linkage is the impact that abuse and neglect have on brain development.


Via Deborah McNelis, M.Ed
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3-Year-Old Genius Uses Potty Talk on the 'Today' Show (VIDEO) - The Stir

3-Year-Old Genius Uses Potty Talk on the 'Today' Show (VIDEO) - The Stir | early childhood | Scoop.it
3-Year-Old Genius Uses Potty Talk on the 'Today' Show (VIDEO)The StirAny mom who is in the midst of trying to potty train a toddler will tell you that when they've gotta go -- they've gotta go.
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Flushing Away Your Toilet Training Concerns - WPTZ The Champlain Valley

Flushing Away Your Toilet Training Concerns - WPTZ The Champlain Valley | early childhood | Scoop.it
Flushing Away Your Toilet Training ConcernsWPTZ The Champlain ValleyParents are often asking me to help them figure out the right time to start toilet training.
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Parenting Styles: Is Your Child's Temperament A Good Fit With Yours? - Huffington Post

Parenting Styles: Is Your Child's Temperament A Good Fit With Yours? - Huffington Post | early childhood | Scoop.it
Parenting Styles: Is Your Child's Temperament A Good Fit With Yours?Huffington Post"One child is very well-behaved and fits their parenting style," he explained. "You could say the child's temperament is a good match or fit.
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Piano playing child prodigy stuns music world - The Hour

Piano playing child prodigy stuns music world - The Hour | early childhood | Scoop.it
Piano playing child prodigy stuns music worldThe HourWhat may be the most remarkable part about Ethan's abilities, is that he suffers from Autism Spectrum Disorder.
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Child S Physical Development - Develop Your Child

Child S Physical Development - Develop Your Child | early childhood | Scoop.it
Early Childhood Development: Breastfeeding for example, provides nutrition and antibodies essential to the development of children's immune systems in a process where a child is held, stroked and emotionally nurtured.
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Excellent Early Childhood Care Is Crucial In Child Development ...

Making sure that your children receive top class early childhood care is one of the best things a parent can do. And if a parent isn't in a position to provide full time care for their children through the first five years of life, then a quality ...
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Durham's Partnership for Children | The Early Childhood Movement

Durham's Partnership for Children | The Early Childhood Movement | early childhood | Scoop.it
Their discussion centered around the key role of early childhood in developing our nation's human capital and ensuring that we will remain a competitive force in the years to come. Bill Shore spoke to the need for quality early ...
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GPS Technology Enhances Quality of Life for Autism due to wandering and safety ... - Sacramento Bee

GPS Technology Enhances Quality of Life for Autism due to wandering and safety ... - Sacramento Bee | early childhood | Scoop.it
GPS Technology Enhances Quality of Life for Autism due to wandering and safety ...Sacramento BeeThis partnership will offer families affected by autism a solution for helping track and potentially assist in keeping their loved one safe.
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New Autism diagnosis may restrict many children from services - eMaxHealth

New Autism diagnosis may restrict many children from services - eMaxHealth | early childhood | Scoop.it
eMaxHealthNew Autism diagnosis may restrict many children from serviceseMaxHealthEach and every child that has autism is affected in different ways and in levels of severities.
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Child care link studied - The Advocate

Child care link studied - The Advocate | early childhood | Scoop.it
Child care link studiedThe AdvocateHe cited the statistic at a summit on early childhood education sponsored by the Picard Center for Child Development and Lifelong Learning in Lafayette.
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Is your child persistently aggressive, defiant, and explosive ?

Is your child persistently aggressive, defiant, and explosive ? | early childhood | Scoop.it

Children who are persistently aggressive, defiant, and explosive by the time they’re in Nursery very often have tumultuous relationships with their parents from early on. A new study suggests that a cycle involving parenting styles and hostility between mothers and toddlers could be the key.

The study was done by researchers at the University of Minnesota and appears in the journal Child Development.


Via Deborah McNelis, M.Ed
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Helping Children Hone Their Thinking Skills

Helping Children Hone Their Thinking Skills | early childhood | Scoop.it

by Marilyn Price-Mitchell, A Hopeful Sign

 

Teaching kids to think is not just the role of teachers. Parents, aunts, uncles, grandparents, and other adults play an integral part in helping children hone their thinking skills from an early age.  You can help develop a child’s critical thinking skills by learning a few key guidelines.


Via Parent Cortical Mass, Deborah McNelis, M.Ed
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