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NC State Extension

Children Programs

playground safety trainingPlayground Safety Online Training

This program provides educational information and materials to playground safety trainers in order to provide children the safe outdoor spaces necessary for the physical activity that stimulates their learning.


nc disaster info centerDisaster Recovery for Young Children

The NC Disaster Information Center provides resources designed to help families be prepared and recover quickly from a variety of disasters situations. The Center provides resources in both English and Spanish.


developmentally appropriateDevelopmentally Appropriate 4-H Experiences for 5-8 Year Olds

This program provides research-based methods for developmentally appropriate practices in early childhood education that respond to variation in children’s development in learning.


understand through observationUnderstanding Children’s Behavior Through Observation

This video underscores for child care providers the value of behavioral observation in gaining and utilizing information about a child’s learning style.