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  1. Working Together to Help the Youngest

    Young children benefit when Head Start and child-care services are combined. So why have these partnerships taken so long to develop? ...

  2. Little Hands, Big Screens

    Simply monitoring screen time may not be the best way to think about children’s interactions with technology, says an EDC expert. ...

  3. Raising the Sales Age to Reduce Smoking

    Changes in the minimum tobacco sales age can help reduce youth smoking and prevent addiction later in life, says EDC’s Shari Kessel Schneider. ...

  4. Bringing Code to School

    Many schools remain cool toward computer science. EDC’s Jim Stanton offers suggestions for how to bring this hot field into the classroom. ...

  5. Stopping Bad Behavior, Online

    There’s no easy fix to cyberbullying, but a new report shows that parents, schools, and social networks can all help to prevent it. ...

  6. Working Together to Improve Teen Health

    Can culturally appropriate programs help drive down teen pregnancy rates? EDC is finding out. ...

  7. A Stepping Stone to Success

    In Mali, educators create multimedia lessons for playback on basic mobile phones. ...

  8. Preventing Suicide, Together

    What began as a suicide prevention effort in one tribal community has now expanded into a regional program promoting positive mental health. ...

  9. In Conflict-Heavy Mindanao, a Fresh Start

    In one of the Philippines’ most dangerous areas, a new opportunity for youth seeks to stem the tide of violence. ...

  10. Building Scientific Minds

    See a short slideshow of teachers making scientific discoveries with their preschool students—part of a program that helps teachers spark youngsters’ curiosity. ...