AHD @Alliance_HDRacial minorities can suffer lower grades if their teachers see intelligence as fixed https://t.co/2KnwqqwpCC via @AddThis8 hours ago
AHD @Alliance_HDAdolescents have a fundamental need to contribute: "..it’s time to move away from outdated stereotypes of adolescents as only selfish and dangerous risk-takers.." https://t.co/TQQ8KSOkE4 via @ConversationUS9 hours ago
AHD @Alliance_HDToo much screen time linked to an epidemic of myopia among young people https://t.co/DpRVMgP1rE via @LaConvCA4 days ago
AHD @Alliance_HDRT @KC0nn0r: Sarah De La Rue speaking on behalf of @CIHR_IRSC Institute of Human Development Child and Youth Health about the importance of…7 days ago
AHD @Alliance_HDRT @UNICEF: It’s International Day Against the Use of Child Soldiers. Children should be at school. Not at war. RT if you agree. #Child…1 week ago
AHD @Alliance_HDRT @KC0nn0r: What an inspirational keynote address to kickoff #DOHaDCAN from Tessa Roseboom—her research & community engagement has been fo…1 week ago
AHD @Alliance_HDSecond day of the @Dohadcanada meeting in the beautiful #MontTremblant #DOHaDCan https://t.co/eeFm6EAeQ41 week ago
AHD @Alliance_HDRT @Dohadcanada: Delighted to have you as a member of Council! https://t.co/iDDaNqoQNK1 week ago
AHD @Alliance_HDRT @jwoodgett: An example of great journalism by @carlyweeks but you just know she is going to be barraged by anti-vaccination zealots. Ple…2 weeks ago
AHD @Alliance_HDWHO: Anti-vaxxers are among the top 10 health threats facing the world in 2019.https://t.co/NGJGSqw1DT Public Health Ontario talks about the challenges of countering people who choose to not vaccinate https://t.co/vcBd6uGcXv2 weeks ago
AHD @Alliance_HDLiteracy Week in Florida: Instead of snacks, a vending machine at this elementary school is filled with books @CNN https://t.co/lo6lF2mHBJ2 weeks ago
AHD @Alliance_HDPregnant women are risking their lives to bring people tea @CNN https://t.co/ARsJc2MQaW Assam,India- Rama is 6 months pregnant & worried about the health of her unborn child.The 22-year-old earns her living by picking tea leaves. She does not take a break even if she is in pain.2 weeks ago
AHD @Alliance_HDLet Children Get Bored Again. Boredom teaches us that life isn’t a parade of amusements. More important, it spawns creativity and self-sufficiency. https://t.co/H1AhSTg40b2 weeks ago
AHD @Alliance_HDRT @ONTSpecialNeeds: This. So much of this. https://t.co/daj9gxDxb32 weeks ago
AHD @Alliance_HDMotivating Students With Book Choice https://t.co/roebWiwscf2 weeks ago

AHD Executive Director is one of the co-authors of the new series on early childhood development by The Lancet, one of the world’s oldest and best known general medical journals.

Prof. Stephen Lye: “We have a growing understanding of the importance of early childhood development and the first 1000 days of life, beginning right from the fertilization of the egg, on brain development. By the age of three, 85 per cent of brain development will be complete.”

The series was launched at a conference on “Advancing Early Childhood Development: from Science to Scale,” hosted by the UNICEF, the World Bank and the WHO on October 5, 2016 where Steve Lye delivered a presentation on the importance of ECD.