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What to Look For

What to Look For

What kind of temperament does your child have? Is he curious? Patient? Active? Quiet? Happy? Fussy? Understanding your child's unique temperament can help you help your child learn.

Beginning At Birth 

Infant Toddler Temperament Toolkit (IT3)

A short online survey lets parents and caregivers recognize and explore their own temperament traits and those of a child they care for. The IT3 generates results that help identify "fit" and offer simple tips adults can use to foster a child's unique temperament.

Child Development Tracker: Social and Emotional Growth

Track your child's social and emotional growth by learning the social-emotional milestones for each year of your child's life (from age 1 to 9). There are tips for building learning skills.