The Six Stages of Parenthood
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by Ellen Galinsky While there are many books on child development, this is the first book to comprehensively describe parents’…
Additional Early Childhood, Child Care and Parenting Publications
The following publications are available for purchase and can be ordered by contacting Marline Griffith at mgriffith@mindinthemaking.org. Ask the Children…
Economic Benefits of High-Quality Early Childhood Programs: What Makes the Difference?
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Three studies in high-quality early childhood education which began in the 1960s, 1970s and 1980s have shown that high quality…
Sparking Connections Phase II – Part I: Lessons Learned and Recommendations
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Family, friend, and neighbor care (FFN) is child care offered by extended family members and unrelated adults. Most FFN caregivers…
Eight Lessons for Creating Change that Lasts
The mission of Families and Work Institute is to conduct rigorous research on the changing workforce, changing family, and changing…
VET Awards Applications Open
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  Opening Applications for 2014 VET Awards   Families and Work Institute Seeks to Honor Employers Supporting Veterans and Their Families…
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