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Mind in the Making - Ellyn Galinksy

No Drama Discipline - Daniel Siegel

How to Raise an Adult - Julie Lythcott-Haims

Dear Parent, caring for infants with respect - Magda Gerber

The Whole Brain Child - Daniel Siegel

Your Self-Confident Baby - Magda Gerber

Respecting Babies: A New Look at Magda Gerber’s RIE Approach - Ruth Anne Hammond

1,2,3 The Toddler Years

Positive Discipline the first three years

Positive Discipline for Preschoolers

Last Child in the Woods


The Blessing of a Skinned Knee

Out of Our Minds, learning to be creative - Sir Ken Robinson

Becoming the Parent You Want to Be

Nurture Shock - Po Bronson

Einstein Never Used Flashcards - Kathy Hirsch Pasek


This isn't want I expected; overcoming postpartum depression -Karen Kleiman

Organizations of Interest

North American Reggio Emilia Alliance (NAREA)

Zero to Three: National Center for clinical infant programs

Portland Children's Museum and Opal School

National Association for the education of young children (NAEYC)

Resources for Infant Educarers (RIE)

Alliance for Childhood

For Our Babies

Talaris Institute

National Institute of Play

Challenge Success

Baby Blues Connection - local agency for post partum depression support

Blogs and other on-line resources

Positive Discipline

Common Sense Media

Mind in the Making

Work and Family Life

Hands Free Mama

Regarding Baby

Elevating Childcare

Magda Gerber - Seeing Babies with New Eyes


Not Just Cute

Progressive Early Childhood Education

Sir Ken Robinson

Ellyn Satter - How to feed Children

Screen Sense

Positive Parents


ABC Doula Service

PSU Speech and Language clinic

Aha! Parenting

Learning Materials Workshop

Howard Hiton - "What about boys" workshops and counceling services


CDC Books available on

A Natural Alphabet

Dialogues: photographic stories from our birth to three classrooms


what should children be learning.pdf60.17 KB
Knowledge, Understanding and the Disposition to seek both.pdf762.13 KB
InfTod play materials guide.pdf395.24 KB
Intro to the fundamentals of reggio.doc33.5 KB
Transition to Kindergarten info.docx18.61 KB