The “Missing” First Year
Date posted: October 14, 2016
A recent survey by ZERO TO THREE in the United States revealed that while parents are aware of the importance of early experiences for their children’s development, they often underestimate how much babies know, learn and feel during the first few months of life.
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ZERO TO THREE has created a set of resources designed to help raise awareness about the critical importance of connections in the first months and years of babies’ lives. There are also tips to help parents and caregivers nurture healthy brain development starting at birth. Click here to view the resources.