Infants And Toddlers In The Policy Picture: A Self-Assessment Toolkit For States

Advocates have made progress in getting the message to policymakers about the first three years of life and gaps that can begin in infancy—only to be met by shrugs of doubt that anyone knows “what to do about babies.” We know that an array of proven interventions can help families get their babies off to a good start in life. Yet, piecing together the infant-toddler policy puzzle is not simple. To help policymakers solve the riddle, ZERO TO THREE recently updated an important resource, Infants and Toddlers in the Policy Picture: A Self-Assessment Toolkit for States, to guide states through examining and improving their policies for the youngest children. Read more.