Universal Children's Day

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New report from UNICEF examines implications of climate change for children

As leaders from nearly two hundred nations prepare to...

Call for Applications: Better Evidence for Children and Youth

Call for Applications: Better Evidence for Children and...

Members in the News

Suniya Luthar is cited in this article in The Atlantic, which discusses the prevalence and potential causes of teenage suicide in Silicon Valley.

This New York Times article about “teaching peace in elementary school” cites research on social and emotional learning conducted by multiple SRCD members.

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New in Policy

President Obama releases a Presidential Memorandum addressing the dramatic increase of prescription pain and heroin-related deaths, and their impact on American families and communities.

The National Center for Education Statistics within the Institute of Education Sciences has released the 2015 National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP) for Mathematics and Reading.


Read more in the latest SRCD Policy Update

Publication News

Child Development paper selected for 2015 Alexis Walker award

Child Development announces a call for papers for the special section Origins of Children’s Self-Views

The latest issue of Child Development 86:6 is available on Wiley Online Library

New Study published in Child Development - Two-Year-Old Vocabulary Predicts Kindergarten Success

Now Available: Virtual Issue celebrating 85 years of Child Development

Member Engagement

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Mission Statement & Strategic Plan

The Society for Research in Child Development is a membership association that advances developmental science and promotes its use to improve human lives.
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