Human Growth and Development

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Approximate Timetable of Prenatal Development

Outlines the details of prenatal human growth and development. Also identifies development in each of the three trimesters.... [more]

Supporting Students with Asthma

Maintaining a healthy physical environment and incorporating information about asthma into the curriculum benefits the entire school community.... [more]

Adolescent Pregnancy and Parenthood. Highlights

Efforts to include young men in efforts to prevent pregnancy, help young parents, and promote more responsible adolescent behavior.... [more]

Beyond Transition: Ensuring Continuity in Early Childhood Services

Children move from home to school, from school to after-school activities, from one activity to another within a preschool, or from preschool to kindergarten.... [more]

Stress and the Developing Brain

Research indicates that environment stress in childhood alters brain development, resulting in predisposition for certain mental disorders and illnesses.... [more]

Bullying in Schools

Bullying is a serious problem that can dramatically affect the ability of students to progress academically and socially.... [more]

What We Learned From Songbirds

Research shows that new nerve cells can be generated in adult brains. This research is contrary to previous theories that nerve cells could not regenerate.... [more]

Child Development Infants - (0-1 year old)

Description of the development, milestones, and processes of natural development of a child birth to one year old.... [more]

Child Development - Preschoolers

During this stage your child will be able to ride a tricycle, use safety scissors, show awareness of gender identity, help to dress and undress herself, play with other children, recall part of a story, and sing a song.... [more]

Are You Normal?

Learning more about the changes that happen to teens as they move through adolescence.... [more]

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