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Tessa Johnson Tessa Johnson, research assistant in the Measurement, Statistics & Evaluation program , as well as Yixun (Annie) Li, research...
Ken Rubin
Being a parent is hard in normal times—and being a kid is hardly a cinch. Add in a raging pandemic, and homebound bliss can be tough to find...
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The Center for Young Children Blue Room Kindergarten has been busy with writing, learning letter sounds and blends, going over shapes, numbers, and...
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At the Center for Young Children, the Green classroom has been doing an in-depth author study for the past two months. Their author of choice has...
Peter Steiner
The ability to replicate studies is crucial to establishing trustworthy scientific results. The Open Science Collaboration (OSC), however, suggests...
Allan Wigfield
Some ideas and constructs in psychology and education catch hold and become popular phenomenon before enough research has been done to figure out...
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Today's society is overwhelmed with misinformation, and technology has only made it easier to spread. Undoing misinformation is difficult, so the...
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Congratulations to doctoral student Yi Feng , along with Drs. Gregory Hancock and Jeffrey Harring , for earning the 2020 Tanaka Award for Best...
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October 6, 2020 - The Center for Young Children , UMD preschool and kindergarten, has opened this fall for a fulltime core day with smaller classes...
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In 2000, Distinguished University Professor Nathan A. Fox, began important research in state-run orphanages in Romania, where many abandoned children...