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Introducing the Child Policy Hub!

This new suite of policy trainings and programs will give SRCD members unprecedented new ways to improve evidence-based policymaking. Learn more about each part of the hub: Child Policy Connect, Child Policy Trainings, Child Policy Briefs, Child Policy Toolkit, and Science Advocacy.

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Eddie Brummelman

Congratulations to Dr. Eddie Brummelman, SRCD member and recipient of the Federation of Associations in Behavioral & Brain Sciences (FABBS) Early Career Impact Award. Dr. Brummelman is a leading developmental psychologist and associate professor at the University of Amsterdam studying the developing self.

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SRCD Anti-Racist Developmental Science Summit Virtual Issue

In recognition of the SRCD Anti-Racist Developmental Science Summit held on May 15-17, 2024, Wiley, in collaboration with the Summit co-organizers and journal editors has produced a free, open access virtual issue focused on anti-racist developmental science.

This special virtual issue features curated articles from Child Development, Child Development Perspectives, Monographs of Child Development, and Social Policy Report. The virtual issue will be available for free until July 31, 2024.

SRCD Task Force on Publications and Ethical Behavior Final Report

The Final Report of the Task Force on Publications and Ethical Behavior is now available, along with a memorandum from the Governing Council that summarizes its responses to the thoughtful recommendations presented in the Task Force report.

Follow the link below to read a message form SRCD President Vonnie McLoyd, then log in to Commons to view the final report. The documents are in the SRCD Member Community section. 

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The Society for Research in Child Development (SRCD) publishes three journals, as well as the Social Policy Report. SRCD members receive full digital access to all three journals as a benefit of membership.


SRCD 2025 Biennial Meeting

Join us in Minneapolis, Minnestoa May 1-3, 2025, for the SRCD 2025 Biennial Meeting!

More information on Submissions and Registration Coming Soon! 

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