[R-0147] S3. Child Development

Citation: Stanford Center on Poverty and Inequality. (2016). Early Childhood Intervention: James Heckman. Video. Retrieved from https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6b_uBIOcd20 [or go to the YouTube site and enter “Early Childhood Intervention: James Heckman” in the search window].

Abstract: This 5:50-minute video provides information on the Abecedarian and Perry Preschool Projects.

Integration: The information presented in this video fits well with content presented in the early childhood courses Child Development, Child Guidance, and Social and Emotional Development.

Content Focus: Abecedarian Project; Child Development; Child Guidance; Perry Preschool Project; Social and Emotional Development

Notes: Have students write letters to their representatives in Congress incorporating the arguments for early childhood intervention provided by Dr. Heckman.