Early childhood

Join WestEd at AERA 2018

AERA 2018 Annual Meeting

WestEd staff will be involved in more than 20 sessions, chairing, presenting, or serving as discussant.Read More

Program for Infant/Toddler Care Trainer Institute: Register Today!

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

Getting It Right for Our Babies, Now in Spanish

Infant and caretaker parent together.

Learn about the challenges facing families and infant/toddler teachers through the story of baby Eva.Read More

Engaging Culturally Diverse Families in Preschool Education

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WestEd staff will present on efforts to nurture parents’ critical role in the education of their preschool children.Read More

WestEd's Ron Lally Recognized as a Doyen in Early Care and Education

J. Ronald Lally

Lally co-directs WestEd's Center for Child & Family Studies and Program for Infant/Toddler Care. Read More

Pre-K Mathematics Training Workshops: Register Today!

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WestEd's Early Mathematics Training Network will provide one-day workshops to select Region 9 Head Start programs. Read More

Recognizing Postmodern Intersectional Identities in Leadership for Early Childhood

Published Articles

WestEd's Julie Nicholson re-examines the leadership concepts in the field of early childhood education.Read More

How Trauma Can Create Barriers to Students Engagement, Need for Trauma-Sensitive Schools

Published Articles

The need for trauma-sensitive schools is driven by barriers created by a student's past experiences. Read More

Register for 2018 Program for Infant/Toddler Care (PITC) Trainer Institute

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Deepen your understanding of early childhood care and education. Register by October 6 for January 2018 PITC institute. Read More

Public School State Snapshot Most Popular Download

Top 10 Downloads

Visit our top 10 downloads page for the latest popular resources to help all learners succeed. Read More