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early childhood development

NAEYC Conference

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

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.

Early childhoodearly childhood development

WestEd Published Articles

Inserting Child-Initiated Play into an American Urban School District

WestEd's Julie Nicholson co-authors article published in American Journal of Play.

early childhood developmentResearch and evaluationSchools and districtsTeachers and leaders

WestEd Published Articles

Gender Creative Children in a World of Diversity in Gender Identities

WestEd's Julie Nicholson co-authors book review for Multicultural Perspectives journal.

child & family studiesearly childhood developmentsocial justice