Child Development and Education


Association for Behavioral Healthcare
The leading advocacy organization in Massachusetts’ mental health and addiction services arena fighting for high-quality, community-based care for families and individuals with mental illness, addiction and substance-use disorders.

FPG Child Development Institute at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
A multidisciplinary institute at UNC-Chapel Hill dedicated to ensuring every child experiences a safe, healthy, and stimulating childhood. Studies important issues facing young children and their families.

The IRIS Center
The IRIS Center is a national center that aims to provide high-quality resources for college and university faculty and professional development providers about students with disabilities. IRIS seeks to obtain this goal by providing free, online, interactive training enhancements that translate research about the education of students with disabilities into practice.

Massachusetts Executive Office of Education 
The website for the Massachusetts Executive Office of Education boasts numerous helpful resources on important issues like: child development, education, nutrition, health and safety.  Many of the resources are also offered in other languages, such as: Spanish, Khmer, Chinese, Haitian, and Portuguese.

National Center for the Developing Child
Drawing on the full breadth of intellectual resources available across Harvard University’s graduate schools and affiliated hospitals, the Center generates, translates, and applies knowledge in the service of improving life outcomes for children in the United States and throughout the world.