Early Childhood Development & Learning

Learning from the Field: Trauma-Informed Practices Q&A (Part Two)

Toddler

How can educators and early care providers best attend to children affected by trauma? In part two of our Q&A, WestEd’s Natalie Walrond shares more key takeaways from interviews with experts.Read More

Join WestEd at the 2018 NAEYC Annual Conference, November 14–17, in Washington, DC

NAEYC Conference

Add WestEd sessions to your calendar, visit us at booth #1331 to meet our expert staff, and come to the PITC reception for food, drinks, and conversation.Read More

Behavioral Assessment of Baby’s Emotional & Social Style (BABES) Toolkit: Intervention Strategies for Developmental Guidance & Support

Behavioral Assessment of Baby’s Emotional and Social Style (BABES) Toolkit

The Behavioral Assessment of Baby’s Emotional and Social Style (BABES) Toolkit: Intervention Strategies for Developmental Guidance and Support assists early childhood professionals to identify, and...Read More

Learning From the Field: Trauma-Informed Practices

Child with teacher

How can educators and early care providers best attend to children affected by trauma? In this Q&A, WestEd’s Natalie Walrond shares key takeaways from interviews with experts. Read More

Register for the Program for Infant/Toddler Care Trainer Institute, January 6–12, in San Diego

Caretaker and Toddler

Learn how to improve the quality of care in your programs, communities, and state as well as adult learning and teaching strategies.Read More

The California Inclusion and Behavior Consultation (CIBC) Network

CIBC

The CIBC Network supports early care and education programs and providers in responding effectively to all children, with a focus on those young children with disabilities, challenging behaviors, and...Read More

Continuous Improvement Ranks High in WestEd's Top 10 Downloads

Top 10 Downloads

Visit our top downloads page for free resources designed to help all learners succeed. Read More

Trauma-Informed Practices in Early Childhood Education: A New WestEd Service

Adult with toddler

Promote trauma-sensitive programs and services for young children impacted by trauma and toxic stress. Read More

English Language Learners Resource Tops WestEd's Best Sellers

WestEd Top Ten Bestsellers

Check out this month's top 10 best sellers from WestEd — all focused on helping learners succeed. Read More

WestEd's Julie Nicholson Publishes Findings in Early Child Development and Care

Julie Nicholson

The study evaluated literature on leadership in early childhood with an eye toward equity and social justice.Read More