You are your baby’s first and most important teacher.  Want to learn more about how you can lay good foundations for talking, thinking, social skills, and emotional health?  Click on the underlined words below for links to some great information, tips, and ways to have fun TALKING WITH YOUR BABY.

From Talaris Institute™:

  • A great free resource for parents:  a developmental timeline, from birth to age five, with options to click for more detailed information
  • Research on early childhood development

From John Medina, author of the new and highly-recommended book Brain Rules for Baby: How to Raise a Smart and Happy Child from Zero to Five:

From Zero to Three®:


From Children of the Code:

From the Early Childhood Learning and Knowledge Center:

From Memorial BrainWorks:

For parenting tips and activities you can do with your child, go to PNC Grow Up Great.