Vanderbilt Visits The Monkey’s Treehouse

Vanderbilt University and the Little Learners Lab at Vanderbilt’s Peabody College are scheduled to be at the Monkey’s Treehouse, Wednesday. The mission of Peabody College is to enhance the human condition, with a particular focus on children’s learning and development. “At the Little Learners Lab specifically, we are working hard to better understand early development in hopes of discovering ways …

Keep your eye on your toddlers’ eyes

from PBS.org: Toddlers’ screen time linked to slower speech development, study finds Hand-held screens might delay a child’s ability to form words, based on new research being presented this week at the annual Pediatric Academic Societies Meeting in San Francisco. This preliminary study is the first to show how mobile devices impact speech development in children, raising a question that fills the …