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Resource Links for Changing Brains





INTRO / GENERAL:
Neuroscience for Kids
Neuroscience for Kids - Brain Development
Zero to Three - Brain Development
Brain Development: What We Know About How Children Learn
Society for Neuroscience - Brain Facts
Parenting Now!

VISION:
Vision Checklists for Parents, Teachers, and Friends
Does Your Child Have a Vision Problem That Might Be Interfering With School Performance?
About Pediatric (Children's) Eye Exams or Vision Screenings

HEARING:
Neuroscience for Kids: Audition
Center for Disease Control (CDC) - Hearing Loss
The National Institute on Deafness and other Communication Disorders (NIDCD)
Kids Health- Hearing
Better Hearing Institute (BHI)
The American Society for Deaf Children

MOVEMENT:
Medline Plus: Infant and Toddler Development, A service of the United States National Library of Medicine and National Institutes of Health
United States Department of Human Health and Services

ATTENTION:
NIH Consensus Statement
http://www.nimh.nih.gov/health/topics/attention-deficit-hyperactivity-disorder-adhd/index.shtml
http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/attentiondeficithyperactivitydisorder.html

LANGUAGE:
American Speech-Language-Hearing Association
Child Development Institute: Language Development in Children
National Association for Bilingual Education
National Clearinghouse for English Language Acquisition and Language Instruction Educational Programs

READING:
Reading Rockets
Reach Out and Read
Reading is Fundamental
U. S. Department of Education - Helping Your Child Become A Reader

MATH:
National Institute for Literacy Science and Numeracy Special Collection
Math is Fun
Brannon Laboratory at Duke University (numerical cognition)
Laboratory for Child Development, Johns Hopkins (number understanding)

MUSIC:
Society for Education, Music and Psychology Research
Society of Music Perception and Cognition
European Society for the Cognitive Sciences of Music (English)
National Association for Music Education
International Society for Music Education
Music Teachers National Association
Americans for the Arts

EMOTIONS:
National Scienfific Council on the Developing Child
Zero to Three: Social Emotional Development
The Whole Child - ABCs of Child Care - Social