Data previously available from Research Connections are now available from the Child & Family Data Archive. Child care and early education research, publications and other resources remain on Research Connections.

For the best experience, please use Chrome, Firefox, Safari, or Edge.

Early learning-health connections [Executive summary]

Resource Type: Executive Summary
Author(s): Sells, Jill;
Date Issued: 2015
Publisher(s): Build Initiative
Description: Considerable state momentum exists to develop or enhance systems to link child health (including mental health) with early learning. Late in 2014, pediatrician Jill Sells interviewed representatives of the nine states that received Race to the Top-Early Learning Challenge (ELC) grants and chose to address health promotion. This chapter describes the work of these nine states: California, Delaware, Maryland, Michigan, New Jersey, New Mexico, North Carolina, Oregon, and Vermont. States indicated they focused on health promotion in the ELC for various reasons: a previous health focus in the state; prior experience developing cross-sector networks; and the leadership of pediatricians in public health. (author abstract)
show entire record ↓
Source: Boston: Build Initiative. Retrieved from
Topics: Service Delivery > Physical & Mental Health & Safety

Financing & Funding > Funded Areas > Physical & Mental Health & Safety
hide record ↑

Related Resources

what is this? Related Resources include summaries, versions, or components of the currently selected resource, documents encompassing or employing it, or measures used in its creation.

Early learning-health connections Other

Our Search Engine Recommends...

what is this? These resources were found by comparing the title, description, and topics of the currently selected resource to the rest of the Research Connections holdings.

Nourishing our youngest children: How to expand the Child and Adult Care Food Program Reports & Papers
Illinois's approach to building and sustaining infant and early childhood mental health consultation Fact Sheets & Briefs
Funding infant and early childhood mental health consultation: Lessons learned from Arkansas's Project PLAY Fact Sheets & Briefs
State TA resources: Early childhood mental health initiatives in Delaware, Maryland, and Ohio Other
Developing fiscal analyses and children's budgets to support ECCS Fact Sheets & Briefs

Disclaimer: Use of the above resource is governed by Research Connections' Terms of Use.