Web Resources

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This New York Times article describes research trying to understand how children learn about the concept of guilt.


This story describes how the color pink is currently perceived in our culture and a new phenomenon called PFD “Pink Frilly Dress.”

Parenting Styles

This New York Times article describes the ways in which parenting styles can impact how children interact with the world later in life.


This website, developed by the American Psychological Association, outlines statistics and issues related to poverty, homelessness, and hunger in children.

Programs for Emotional Development

This article describes three programs that can be used with preschool children to help them learn to talk about what they are feeling, a key component of emotional development.