Here are some articles discussing more recent topics about language learning in young children. Click on the link to read the full article, or read the summary for a quick review.  I’d love to hear from you, so please leave your comments. Thank you. :)

Getting Language Learning Started

Recently, the “power of talking” with infants and toddlers has been a hot topic in the news. Even though the power of enriched talk was shown in the headline-making research by Hart & Risley nearly 20 years ago, new science supporting and expanding their finding has led to a flurry of attention across the board – from political leaders, to non-profit organizations, TV and radio commercials, and programs across the country. I’ve put together some of the most recent articles on this topic here: