[R-0174] S3. Child Development

Citation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). (2016). Website Page. Retrieved from: https://www.cdc.gov/ [or enter Centers for Disease Control and Prevention” in your search window].

Abstract: CDC is one of the major operating components of the Department of Health and Human Services. It is the nation’s health protection agency conducting critical science and providing health information to protect the United States against health threats and to respond when these arise.

Integration: The content and skills presented in this website fit well in Child Development; Infants, Toddlers and Twos; Child, Family and Community; Child Guidance; Health Safety and Nutrition; and Social and Emotional Development.

Content Focus: Birth Defects; Child Development; Child, Family and Community; Child Guidance, Chronic Disease Prevention; Developmental Disabilities; Environmental Health; Global Health; Health Equity; Health Promotion; Health Safety and Nutrition; Infants, Toddlers and Twos; Infectious Diseases; Injury; Minority Health; Noncommunicable Diseases; Occupational Safety and Health; Public Health Preparedness and Response; Social and Emotional Development

Notes: A suggested activity for this comprehensive website is to ask learners to use the searchable database to identify and report on three resources they would use when teaching in an early childhood inclusive setting.