Early Childhood Publications
For Parents & Professionals
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Tip Sheets
View a full list of tip sheets or articles on a variety of topics in early child development.
Infants - 0-1 Year of Age
Toddlers - 1-2 Years of Age
Toddlers - 2-3 Years of Age
Pre-Kindergarden - Ages 3-5 Years of Age
Web-Based Articles and Parent Learning Links
Developmental Milestones - Act Early Milestones by Child's Age
A basic guide to important skills expected at each age.
Family Tools – Social Emotional Development - Resources for Families
View or download tips to support early communication and behaviors
Zero to Three Development Guides - Baby to Big Kid
What to expect for each age range from birth through 3 years. Information includes frequently asked questions and common parent concerns.
Disability Language Style Guide
Use this online style guide from the National Center on Disability and Journalism (NCDJ) to make sure that appropriate and accurate language is used when writing or talking about people with disabilities. The guide covers general terms and words as well as a brief background for each word or term. Versions are available in English, Spanish, Italian and Romanian.