Resources by Topic: Research

Parents as ECE Consumers Presentation Video

Video of the Trust for Learning and North Carolina Early Childhood Foundation webinar on parents as consumers of early childhood education research.

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The Trust for Learning Announces the Opening of the Brady Education Foundation’s Request for Proposals to Research the Impact of Montessori Education in Public Schools

Trust for Learning & Brady Education Foundation

Five year, $3 million investment to investigate how the Montessori approach produces achievement outcomes for children age three to third grade and may reduce the achievement gap between children from under-resourced communities and other children.

A New Understanding of the Childhood Brain

The Atlantic

Over the past decade, new research has revealed the link between early trauma and lifelong mental health issues. Policy changes enacted in response to our understanding of the biology of trauma are prioritizing earlier interventions like nurse home visiting services for at-risk families, and an increase in pre-kindergarten programs.