This article written by Dr. Ronald Lally from Phi Delta Kappa describes the research showing that school readiness preparation begins in infancy.
Babies Shouldn’t Shoulder The Burden Anymore- Dr. Ron Lally
Dr. Ron Lally speaks about the frustrating recent history of America’s infants and calls on America to step up for its babies. In this short three-minute video he makes the case for why we need to advocate for better beginnings for our babies.
Finding and Keeping Quality Infant/Toddler Care- A Family’s Story
A family from South Carolina shares their story of finding and keeping quality infant/toddler care.
The Stresses of Early Entry into Out-of-Home Child Care
This family shares their experience and stress with early entry into out-of-home care.
Parents and Experts Comment on Low Quality Care
Parents and experts comment on low quality care.
The Social Womb: Building Babies’ Brains
Written and narrated by J. Ronald Lally, this 6-minute animation depicts why young brains need continuing nurturance, protection and enrichment once a child is born – a setting where the growing brain can flourish. He describes the development of a “social womb” similar in function to the nurturance a fetus receives while in the womb. […]