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 2015

Andrew Meltzoff. The Benefits of Bath Time for Babies. By Anna Miller. U.S. News & World Report, February 18, 2015.

Andrew Meltzoff, Sapna Cheryan and Allison Master. Study: Here's how to beat the stereotypes that keep women out of computer science. By Monica Guzman. Geekwire, February 16, 2015.

Patricia Kuhl. The first year. By Yudhijit Bhattacharjee, Photos by Lynn Johnson. National Geographic, January 2015.

Patricia Kuhl. The talking cure. By Margaret Talbot, The New Yorker, January 12, 2015.

 

 2014

Sarah Roseberry Lytle. Early Childhood Development Tips. By UW|360, December 9, 2014.

Patricia Kuhl. Top 100 stories of 2014: From the mouths of babes. By Discover Magazine, November 26, 2014.

Patricia Kuhl and Andrew Meltzoff. Bilingualism: The best workout for your brain. By Pilar Alvarez, El País, November 24, 2014.

Jason Yeatman. Major brain pathway rediscovered. By Mo Costandi, The Guardian, November 17, 2014.

Andrea Stocco, Chantel Prat and Rajesh Rao. Brain-to-brain communication: Could language become unnecessary? By Elisa Criado, The Independent, November 6, 2014.

Sapna Cheryan and Andrew Meltzoff. Warm, bright, quiet: Students do best in well-designed classrooms. By Katherine Long, Seattle Times, November 4, 2014.

Betty Repacholi and Andrew Meltzoff. UW viral video: toddler leaves toy alone to avoid an adult's anger. By John Higgins, Seattle Times, October 17, 2014.

Patricia Kuhl. Quality of Words, Not Quantity, Is Crucial to Language Skills, Study Finds. By Douglas Quenqua, The New York Times, October 16, 2014.

Patricia Kuhl and Andrew Meltzoff. Early chilldhood prime time for education, researchers say. By Katherine Long, Seattle Times, October 16, 2014.

Patricia Kuhl. Talk To Your Baby: Her Brain Depends On It. By Ann Dornfeld, KUOW, October, 12, 2014.

Patricia Kuhl. Is E-Reading to Your Toddler Story Time, or Simply Screen Time? By Douglas Quenqua, The New York Times, October 12, 2014.

Andrew Meltzoff. Watch what really happens when toddlers see you angry. By Jacqueline Howard, The Huffington Post, October 10, 2014.

Andrew Meltzoff. Watch how the presence of a mean adult makes this toddler's head spin. By George Dvorsky, io9, October 9, 2014.

Andrew Meltzoff. 15-month-olds can detect emotion in social interactions. Irish Examiner, October 8, 2014.

Andrew Meltzoff. Toddlers regulate behavior to avoid making adults angry. Latinos Health, October 8, 2014.

Andrew Meltzoff. Toddlers detect emotion, change behavior accordingly. By Rick Nauert, PsychCentral, October 8, 2014.

Andrew Meltzoff. Watch scientists confuse an adorable toddler. By Jesse Singal, Science of Us, October 8, 2014

Andrew Meltzoff. When do babies learn self-control? By Cari Romm, The Atlantic, October 8, 2014.

Betty Repacholi and Andrew Meltzoff. Toddlers regulate behavior to avoid making adults angry. By Molly McElroy, UW Today, October 7, 2014.

Leoandra Onnie Rogers. What makes kids do their best? UW fellow is trying to find out. By Jerry Large, Seattle Times, September 28, 2014.

Andrea Stocco, Chantel Prat. How a second language trains your brain for math. By Nathan Collins, Pacific Standard, September 24, 2014.

Anna Waismeyer, Andrew N. Meltzoff, & Alison Gopnik. Toddlers can figure out a game of chance quicker than you might think. By Kyle Stokes, KPLU, August 26th, 2014.

Patricia Kuhl. Guest: The critical role of doctors in early learning. By Jill Sells and Mary Ann Woodruff, The Seattle Times: Education Lab Blog, July 30, 2014.

Patricia Kuhl. Using your brain to capacity, no miracles necessary. By Jerry Large, The Seattle Times, July 27, 2014.

Patricia Kuhl. Babies grasp speech before they utter their first word, a study finds. By Meeri Kim, The Washington Post, July 19, 2014.

Patricia Kuhl. Even Among Babies, Practice Makes Perfect. All Things Considered, NPR, July 16th, 2014.

Patricia Kuhl. Baby talk: Infants may practice words in their minds. By Tia Ghose, Fox News, July 15th, 2014.

Patricia Kuhl. Babies’ Brains Rehearse Speech Mechanics Months Before Their First Words. Red Orbit, July 15th, 2014.

Patricia Kuhl. Baby talk: Children practice speaking before they ever say a word. By Kathleen Lees, Science World Report, July 15th, 2014.

Patricia Kuhl. VIDEO: Baby talk could boost babies brain power. Good Morning America, ABC, July 15th, 2014.

Patricia Kuhl. Months before their first words, babies' brains rehearse speech mechanics. MedicalXpress, July 14th, 2014.

Patricia Kuhl. Months before their first words, babies' brains rehearse speech mechanics. By Molly McElroy, UW Today, July 14th, 2014.

Patricia Kuhl. How babies learn their first words. By Ann Dornfeld, KUOW, July 14th, 2014.

Patricia Kuhl. UW study: Babies practice speech long before they can talk. By Katherine Long, Seattle Times, July 14th, 2014.

Patricia Kuhl. No gadgets required: Parents' talking aids baby brain growth. By Donna Gordon Blankinship, AP, Seattle Times, July 12th, 2014.

Sarah Roseberry Lytle & Christine Moon. Wash. scientists cheer docs' push to read to kids starting at birth - or earlier. By Gabriel Spitzer, KPLU 88.5, June 24, 2014.

Patricia Kuhl. Mayors, here's your brain on early childhood education. By Eva-Marie Ayala, Dallas News, June 23, 2014.

Patricia Kuhl. For Father's Day, get rid working-father myths. By Ellen Gallinsky, Huffington Post, June 16, 2014. More Coverage »

Sarah Roseberry Lytle. New video offers research-based tips to boost early learning. By Caitlin Moran, The Seattle Times: Education Lab Blog, June 9, 2014. More Coverage »

Patricia Kuhl & Andrew Meltzoff. It's never too early for children to learn a second language, say experts. By Mabel Sleh, South China Morning Post, April 29, 2014.

Patricia Kuhl & Andrew Meltzoff. 2014 superheroes for Washington families. By Alayne Sulkin, Parent Map, March 27, 2014.

Patricia Kuhl. Pilot program gives parents tools to boost babies' brains. By Katherine Long, The Seattle Times, March 30, 2014

VIDEO, Baby talk really does help build your Kiddy-Widdy's vocabulary. Slate.

Patricia Kuhl. 'Baby talk' helps babies learn to speak more quickly. By Marcie Sillman & David Hyde, KUOW, January 6, 2014.

 

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