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The Early Learning Center

Research Projects

 Research projects conducted at the ELC

 

Infants

  1. Robot-enhanced socialization – Dr. Cole Galloway, Department of Physical Therapy – study requires additional consent – recruitment ongoing – young infants

Toddlers

 

  1. Exploring children’s emerging friendships – Dr. Jennifer Vu – Department of Human Development and Family Studies
  2. Shape Concepts – Dr. Roberta Golinkoff, School of Education – 12 children met criteria for participation
  3.  Do Monolingual and Bilingual Infants Differ in their Word-Learning Abilities? – Roberta Golinkoff, School of Education

Preschoolers

  1. Exploring children’s emerging friendships – Dr. Jennifer Vu – Department of Human Development and Family Studies
  2. Language experience influences event perception – Dr. Roberta Golinkoff – School of Education
  3. Studies in children’s categorization – Dr. Anna Papafragou – Department of Psychology
  4. Language acquisition: Word learning and pragmatic inference – Dr. Anna Papafragou – Department of Psychology
  5. Using developmental science to design a computerized-preschool language assessment – Dr. Roberta Golinkoff – School of Education
  6. What do Children know about Prefixes and Suffixes?       – Dr. Roberta Golinkoff, School of Education
  7. Predictors of Early Math-related skills in Preschoolers Vinaya Rajan (post-doc) working with Dr. Nancy Jordan, School of Education

 

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  • Early Learning Center Newark  •  489 Wyoming Road  •  Newark, DE 19716  •  USA
    Phone: 302-831-6205  •  E-mail: ud-elc@udel.edu  •  ©2012

  • Early Learning Center Wilmington  •  1218 B Street  •  Wilmington, DE 19801  •  USA
    Phone: 302-654-1420  •  E-mail: ud-elc@udel.edu  •  ©2012