Child Trends

Child Trends

Child Trends is a Washington, D.C. based nonprofit, nonpartisan research center that studies children at all stages of development. Its mission is to improve outcomes for children by providing research, data, and analysis to the people and institutions whose decisions and actions affect children, including program providers, the policy community, researchers and educators, and the media. Wikipedia

Child Trends

Child Trends is a Washington, D.C. based nonprofit, nonpartisan research center that studies children at all stages of development. Its mission is to improve outcomes for children by providing research, data, and analysis to the people and institutions whose decisions and actions affect children, including program providers, the policy community, researchers and educators, and the media. Wikipedia

Mar 2, 7:45 PM

Children who enter school with a basic knowledge of reading are more likely than their peers to experience later academic success, attain higher levels of education, and secure employment. #ReadAcrossAmericaDay

Feb 28, 4:15 PM

Involvement allows parents to monitor school and classroom activities, and to coordinate their efforts with teachers to encourage acceptable classroom behavior and ensure that the child completes schoolwork.

Feb 14, 5:55 PM

Happy Valentine's Day! Early connections set the stage for later social and emotional skills, which are tied to relationship and even economic success. Learn more about early social-emotional development on our website.

Feb 9, 6:26 PM

Over the kindergarten year, Latino childrens progress in math achievement is improved by attending a full-day program as opposed to half-day. Just 13 states require school districts to offer full-day kindergarten. http://www.childtrends.org/publications/making-math-count-young-latino-children/