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ZERO TO THREE is a national, nonprofit organization that provides parents, professionals and policymakers the knowledge and know-how to nurture early development.

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- November 2014 Issue -

Early Cognitive Development:

Self-Regulation and Executive Functions

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This issue of Zero to Three focuses on self-regulation and executive functions, two critical and related areas of cognitive development. These are the skills that allow children to pay attention, plan, follow directions, and control impulses. The articles in this issue describe how parents and caregivers play an important role in developing these skills by providing stable and responsive relationships, healthy routines, and stimulating learning environments.

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Babies develop language and literacy skills through everyday interactions with parents, family, and caregivers. The best way to #bridgethewordgap is to nurture all aspects of a baby’s development!


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A package of support will be provided to competitively selected demonstration sites that includes training; TA; sustainability planning and more.

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