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Alice Wuermli

The GLOBAL ECD MOOC started FEBRUARY 27, 2017! We’re excited to announce the launch of The Best Start in Life: Early Childhood Development for Sustainable Development, the newest course from the UN Sustainable Development Network’s Online Education Initiative – the SDG Academy. The course is free and accessible to all. Registration is now open and […]

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Ben Cipollini

We have seen an explosion in free, high-quality open-license educational materials and teaching tools through the Internet and Open Educational Resource (OER) initiative. These resources allow students to learn in a self-paced manner, sometimes with automated feedback and progress tracking, allowing those with limited access to teachers to start or continue their education. Yet, as […]

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Alice Wuermli

by Frances Aboud & Aisha Yousafzai Health and nutritional risks co-occur in the lives of children under the age of 2 years who live in developing countries. We review evidence showing how these risks, in addition to inadequate psychosocial stimulation, prevent children from developing expected cognitive and language abilities. A systematic review and meta-analysis of […]

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Alice Wuermli

Mapping Family Change and Child Well-Being Outcomes See CHILD TRENDS. View Publication Publication number: 2014-15 Author(s): Laura Lippman; W. Bradford Wilcox Publication date: Apr 2014 Doc type: Report The World Family Map Project monitors global changes in the areas of family structure, family socioeconomics, family processes, and family culture, focusing on 16 specific indicators selected […]