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Parent Voices – What’s in a Word: “Ascending”


Parents think the word “ascending” means coming together, rising up, moving forward, seeking growth or a common goal, getting an education, creating a better future for their kids than the…

Aligning Systems: Aspen Early Childhood Development and Health Forums, 2017–2020


The brief provides an overview of lessons learned and new innovations to inform and support a comprehensive early childhood system and advance federal efforts to align early childhood and health…

2Gen Outcomes Bank


The 2Gen Outcomes Bank is designed to help capture and organize the outcomes, research, tools, and evidence base for two-generation approaches, strategies, and programs. Within the database, you will find…

Understanding 2Gen with Graphic


A one-page overview description of “What is 2Gen?” and its core components — with 2Gen graphic attached.

Understanding 2Gen


A one-page overview description of “What is 2Gen?” and its core components.

Two Open Windows: Part II-New Research on Infant and Caregiver Neurobiologic Change


The original Two Open Windows (Kim and Watamura, 2015) highlighted research supporting the transition to parenting as a co-occurring sensitive period — i.e., a time in life characterized by “two…