News

A- A A+

How Reading to NICU Babies Can Benefit Moms in a Big Way

Monday, May 13, 2019

From Motherly: “Reading to babies reduced moms’ rates of postpartum depression and stress, improved their perceived ability to bond with their children, and increased the infants’ blood-oxygen saturation during reading sessions and in the 30 minutes after.” Read the full article here. View more articles here.

This week’s early childhood headlines: May 10, 2019

Friday, May 10, 2019

In the spirit of educating and advocating for our children, The Children’s Movement of Florida presents Worth Reading Weekly. Delivered every Friday, this newsletter gathers the top Florida headlines about early childhood education, parenting, and healthcare so it’s easy for you to stay informed. 10 Ways To Raise a Good Eater From Today’s Parent: “Your… Continue Reading This week’s early childhood headlines: May 10, 2019

Educating Homeless Parents on The Importance of Early Childhood Education

Thursday, May 9, 2019

From The Philadelphia Inquirer: “According to child experts, early experiences of homelessness are associated with higher rates of developmental delays, poor academic achievement, asthma, attention problems, poor social and emotional functioning, acting out, and other difficulties.” Read the full article here. View more articles here.

Science Proves You Can’t Hold Your Baby Too Much

Thursday, May 9, 2019

From Parents: “A new study shows that cuddling your baby (early and often!) has huge benefits when it comes to brain development, especially for preemies.” Read the full article here. View more articles here.