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$1 Billion to Combat Opioid Abuse proposed in President’s Fiscal 2017 Budget Request

President Obama Releases Computer Science For All Initiative

House Education and Workforce Committee holds hearing on “Expanding Educational Opportunity Through School Choice”

Dr. Brett Miller discusses NICHD research on children with learning disabilities. Click here to watch the interview. 

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

Upcoming Meetings

20th Anniversary Meeting:
Integrative Model for the Study of Developmental Competencies in Minority Children 
Feb 4 – 5, 2016, Tempe, Arizona

2016 SRCD Special Topic Meetings:
Babies, Boys, and Men of Color
October 6 - 8, 2016, Tampa, Florida
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Technology and Media in Children's Development
October 27 - 30, 2016, Irvine, California
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Save the Date: SRCD Biennial Meeting, Austin, Texas, USA April 6 - 8, 2017

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.
Read the SRCD Strategic Plan here.