There is abundant, important work on the role of early childhood. Here is a short list of great resources:
- Ready Nation Brain Science:
Explains the neuroscience of why early childhood matters so you can tell others.
- Harvard Center on the Developing Child Core Concepts of Early Development:
Three short videos show the nature and importance of brain development. Additional research briefs and publications go deeper for those who want the details.
- The Heckman Equation Investing in Children:
Economist James Heckman presents economic arguments for investment in young children – in video and print.
- Zero to Three Brain Development
The baby brain map allows you to see how the brain is developing at each stage.