Announcing: “The Best Start in Early Life”

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IHDSC and Global TIES for Children is excited to announce a free online course focused on understanding the importance of early child development.

Available in English, Hindi, Portuguese and Spanish, “The Best Start in Life: Early Childhood Development for Sustainable Development,” explores the societal, biological, and systemic factors that impact children globally. Expert instructors from UNICEF, Harvard University, and Global TIES for Children use the latest interdisciplinary research to teach students and practitioners the key concepts and practices in early childhood development and how this work is at the center of the United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goals. IHDSC-affiliated instructors include:

The course begin September 24, 2018, but students may join at any point in the 8-week course. Visit the edX website to enroll, or click the video below hear to learn more: