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What is Early Childhood Development?

So what does NORMAL Childhood Development look like?

For more information on early childhood brain development, check out these fact sheets:

Social and Emotional Development

What is social and emotional development?

Why is positive social and emotional development important?

What can you as a caregiver do to support positive social and emotional development?

For more information on how to support social-emotional development in your child, check out these resources from Zero to Three.

In addition, the Center for Social and Emotional Foundations for Early Learning has a wealth of resources for parents. Resources and tools for parents are available on their website for free that help parents teach their children to identify and express their emotions, teach them about feelings, how to cooperate, and how to make the most out of playtime among other topics.

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