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Statewide Initiatives

Cognitive  

You can help your child develop cognitive skills with the following resources.

10 Ways to Promote Your Child’s Cognitive Development 

Different cognitive skills are acquired as a child meets certain developmental milestones, but a child of any ability will benefit from activities that promote active learning. Here are 10 easy ways you can help your child’s cognitive development.

Thinking and Play: Preschoolers 

Play is the natural way young children learn. Even when it looks like preschoolers are just playing, their brains are hard at work putting together vital knowledge about the world. Here are play ideas to support preschoolers’ cognitive development.

Supporting the Development of Creativity 

Information on how process art experiences support many aspects of children’s development.