fthwebheader
Programs   Volunteers   About Us   Contact   Home

Research Reports + Resources

Young Offenders and Teenagers in Trouble

Maternal tobacco, cannabis and alcohol use during pregnancy and risk of adolescent psychotic symptoms in offspring

Sports Imperative: Protecting Young Brains

An Elusive Musical Gift Could Be at Children's Fingertips

Preschool Program Improves Cognitive Control

Attention: New Research Is Changing the Picture of Why Children Have Trouble in School

Sedentary Behavior Associated with Delayed Sleep Onset in Kids

The Achievement Gap Begins Early: Study Finds Disparities in Child Outcomes Among Infants

UCLA Study: Give Young Children a Chance to Converse

Nearly 60% Won't Graduate At South Side School

Personal Health: An Emotional Hair Trigger, Often Misread

Racism Hurts Kids' Mental Health

Study Probes Cooperative Learning and Race

Study Finds Increased Immigrant Birth Rate

Research Links Poor Kids' Stress, Brain Impairment

After Abuse, Changes in the Brain

Amid Rising Childhood Obesity, Preschoolers Found To Be Inactive

Experts Eschew Narrow Reading of Early-Literacy Study

Dual Language Learners in the Early Years: Getting Ready to
Succeed in School
(pdf publication)

Six Syllable Types

Co-occurrence of Substance Use Behaviors in Youth (pdf publication)

Success By 6: Home visits give parents home-teaching model

"Mean Girls" in Kindergarten

Learning Disabilities: An Overview

The Bipolar Puzzle: What does it mean to be a manic-depressive child?

Learning Disabilities and Young Children: Identification and Intervention

The Way We Live Now: 24/7 School Reform

Dropout and Completion Rates in the United States: 2006 (pdf publication)

Long Division: The Debate Over the Value of Preschool

Behavior Disorders in Teens Are Focus of New R&D Effort

Teaching English Language Learners- what the research does and does not say (pdf publication)

Organizational Skills for Students with Learning Disabilities: The Master Filing System for Paper

What Works in Pre-k Curriculum?

Reading And Rhythm Relationship Explored - The British Psychological Society, UK

An easy-to-read booklet of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) (2008) (pdf publication))

Parents Reports of the School Readiness of Young Children from the National Household Education Surveys Program of 2007
(pdf publication)

A Taste of Failure Fuels an Appetite for Success at South Korea’s Cram Schools

Full-day Kindergarteners' Reading, Math Gains Fade By 3rd Grade

The Effects of Background Television on the Toy Play Behavior of Very Young Children

You’re Checked Out, but Your Brain Is Tuned In

Literacy Debate: Online, R U Really Reading?

Shake and Bake- The New Meth

Self-Discipline and Learning Disabilities

Full-day Kindergarteners' Reading, Math Gains Fade By 3rd Grade

Even background TV can impact kids' attention

Many Normal-Weight Teens Feel Fat



 

 

Phone: 205-951-8989
E-mail: susan@first-teachers.org



DONATE NOW

 

 

Follow us on Twitter and Facebook

Follow rushinitiative on Twitter

fblogo

for the latest in
child development research