Welcome!Welcome to the 2010 CYFS Summit on Research in Early Childhood website brought to you by the Nebraska Center for Research on Children, Youth, Families & Schools (CYFS). This year's theme was Creating Connections Between Research and Practice.
Purpose of the SummitThe day-long event was designed to:
- Communicate cutting edge research findings in early childhood emanating from CYFS;
- Link early childhood research with ongoing efforts in the early childhood field of practice; and
- Advance the science of early childhood education and development via connections between community partners, key stakeholders, early childhood practitioners and CYFS researchers.
Opening & Keynote Address
OPENING & WELCOMEJames B. Milliken
President, University of Nebraska
Dr. Susan Sheridan
Director, Nebraska Center for Research on Children, Youth, Families and Schools
Translating Early Childhood Research to PracticeDr. Karen Bierman
Distinguished Professor of Psychology, The Pennsylvania State University
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