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Early Childhood: Additional Resources

This Research Guide features research assistance, subject guides, and useful resources on early childhood education compiled by your friendly Fontbonne librarians.

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"American education’s newspaper of record."

Current print coies available in the library. Check Journals A-Z for online access.

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From the National Institutes of Health

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TED Talks: Education

"Babies and young children are like the R&D division of the human species," says psychologist Alison Gopnik. Her research explores the sophisticated intelligence-gathering and decision-making that babies are really doing when they play.

New TED Talks on Early Childhood and related subjects are being made all the time. Learn more at

TED: Ideas worth spreading

Professional Organizations: Early Childhood Education

There are organizations at every level that can provide opportunities for continung education and professional growth.

TED Talks: Education

New TED Talks on Education and related subjects are being made all the time. Learn more at

TED: Ideas worth spreading

In this well-argued talk, Timothy Bartik makes the macro-economic case for preschool education — and explains why you should be happy to invest in it, even if you don't have kids that age (or kids at all). The economic benefits of well-educated kids, it turns out, go well beyond the altruistic.

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