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On children’s language and communication development.
Emma Kelty-Stephen Ph.D.
What happens when children are separated from their caregivers? Unfortunately, developmental psychologists have had the chance to find out.
A baby's language and culture influence which words they say first.
Identifying a child’s first word can be an important and often-recited piece of family lore. But what is a word, after all?
How many words do kids need to hear? The kind of words may matter as much as the quantity.
Emma Kelty-Stephen is a senior lecturer at Grinnell College.