TITLE

Infants, Words, and Income

AUTHOR(S)
Carey, Bjorn
PUB. DATE
November 2013
SOURCE
Language Magazine;Nov2013, Vol. 13 Issue 3, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on a Stanford University research published in the journal "Developmetnal Science" showing that two-year-old children of lower-income families may already be six months behind in language development. The study identifies an achievement gap in language-processing skill at such a young age. It informs strategies to intervene and bring children up to speed.
ACCESSION #
92861869

 

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