Child Study and Human Development News
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Congresswomen Katherine Clark and Lori Trahan, made a special visit to the Eliot-Pearson Department of Child Study and Human Development and accompanying lab school to learn about its innovative approach to early childhood education.
Recently, Tufts Interdisciplinary Evaluation Research (TIER) participated in a briefing for Massachusetts legislators where their article in the American Journal of Public Health describing the positive effects of the Healthy Families Massachusetts home visiting program (of the Children's Trust Massachusetts) was featured.
Still time to apply!
Eliot-Pearson continues to accept applications to our master's program for Fall 2019, up until our new May 15th deadline!
There is still time to complete and submit your application, from now until May 15, 2019, for admission to the M.A. program in Child Study and Human Development. We look forward to hearing from you.
Eliot-Pearson in the Tufts Digital Library.
Recent graduates working in child development fields including policy, research, government, healthcare and education.
Recent student awards and accomplishments.
Recent Faculty awards, accomplishments, and promotions.
Eliot-Pearson Department of Child Study and Human Development has been providing feedback to Healthy Families Massachusetts (HFM), a publicly funded program run by the Children’s Trust Massachusetts to support young, first-time mothers.
Sol Gittleman, the Alice and Nathan Gantcher University Professor and former provost, recalls the early days of EPCSHD and the "great department that almost wasn't".