Early Essentials: A Six-Part Orientation Series

Webisode Four: The First Three Years

Explore the rapid growth and development that occurs in the first three years of life, and its influence on later development and learning. Ross Thompson, professor of psychology at the University of California, Davis, discusses the social-emotional world of babies. He also addresses babies' self-regulation and sensitivity to stress.

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Webisode Five: School Readiness for Infants & Toddlers

Watch and listen as Ron Lally, co-director of the West Ed Center for Child and Family Studies, looks at the heart of school readiness for infants and toddlers.

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Webisode Six: Self-Care and Professionalism

Discover the importance of self-care and professionalism for EHS staff. Mary Ann Cornish, executive director of Higher Horizons, and Rosalba Bonilla-Acosta, program director of CentroNia Maryland, present.

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Last Reviewed: November 2014

Last Updated: January 4, 2016