Early childhood

English Learners Resource Tops WestEd Best Sellers

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California Professional Standards for Educational Leaders tops the download list. Read More

Reconsidering Play in the Early Years

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WestEd's Julie Nicholson served as co-editor of Early Childhood Development and Care Journal's special issue on children's play.Read More

Top Research & Evaluation Reports for July

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Analyzing Student-Level Disciplinary Data tops WestEd's research and evaluation reports. Read More

To Raise Math Achievement, Start Early

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Read about a math program that is making a positive difference for preschoolers.Read More

Empirically Based Infant/Toddler Curricula — Working Toward a Definition: New Resource

Working Toward a Definition of Infant/Toddler Curricula: Intentionally Furthering the Development of Individual Children within Responsive Relationships

This brief provides background and guidance about empirically based curricula for infants and toddlers. Read More

Next Generation Assessment — Early Childhood: WestEd Service

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Explore valid, reliable, and appropriate ways to support early learning and continuous improvement in early childhood programs. Read More

Research Study: PBS KIDS Transmedia and Digital Learning Games in the Preschool Classroom

Cover Learning Math with Curious George: PBS KIDS Transmedia and Digital Learning Games in the Preschool Classroom

Transmedia learning can support preschool mathematics achievement. Read the research findings and more.Read More

Helping Children Get a Healthy, Successful Start in Life

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Visit our Early Childhood Development & Learning page for services, research, and more to help all children succeed.Read More

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Early childhood, STEM, and school climate are among the top research and evaluation reports. Read More