Excerpt from an interview with Samuel J. Meisels, EdD about the need for support before children enter Pre-K programs. He was the president of the Erikson Institute from 2002-2013. He is an emeritus professor of education at the University of Michigan and was on the faculty at Michigan for 21 years. In 2013, he became […]
Dr. Ron Lally speaks about the frustrating history of America’s infants and calls on America to step up for its babies. (3 minutes)
Dr. Lally talks about the necessity for policymakers and parents to understand that babies are curious, motivated learners born with a brain that is genetically wired to seek meaning and learn language. (2 minutes)
Dr. Ron Lally speaks about the invisible neglect of American babies taking place in our country since the 1960s. (1 minute 42 seconds)
El vientre social: Cómo fortalecer el cerebro de los bebés”, originalmente escrito y narrado por J. Ronald Lally, está ahora disponible en español. Este video de 6 minutos muestra la necesidad que tienen los bebés, una vez que nacen, de que los cuiden dentro un “vientre social” que proporcione la nutrición, la protección y el […]
Celebration of the For Our Babies campaign launch in San Francisco on February 29, 2012. Families, advocates, and supporters gather at first public event of the movement.