This article written by Dr. Ronald Lally from Phi Delta Kappa describes the research showing that school readiness preparation begins in infancy.
Walter Gilliam is the Elizabeth Mears and House Jameson Professor of Child Psychiatry and Psychology at the Yale University Child Study Center and the Director of The Edward Zigler Center in Child Development and Social Policy. Walter is on the Board of Directors of ZERO TO THREE, the Board of Directors, Child Care Aware of […]
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 talks about the importance of bonding and attachment in infancy and shares research on the adult’s role in the emotional wiring of the brain. (1 minute 38 seconds)
This guide is intended to help people lead fun “book‐club‐style” discussions on the For Our Babies: Ending the Invisible Neglect of America’s Infants book.
Research paper exploring decisions on maternity leave and associated mother/child outcomes.