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NBCDI’s Favorite Songs for Families to Sing with Their Children

By Too Small to Fail

In partnership with Too Small to Fail, the National Black Child Development Institute (NBCDI) is excited to release a curated playlist of songs that encourage parents and children to sing together while celebrating the beauty and brilliance of Black children and their families.

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The Magic of Reading

Dr. Dipesh Navsaria, MPH, MSLIS, MD
By Dr. Dipesh Navsaria, MPH, MSLIS, MD

"You're never too old, too wacky, too wild, to pick up a book and read with a child." –Dr. Seuss

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NBCDI’s Black History Month Book Recommendations

the National Black Child Institute
By the National Black Child Institute

In celebration of Black History Month, the National Black Child Institute (NBCDI) shares a great list of culturally relevant and developmentally appropriate books parents and caregivers can share with little ones.

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Let's Talk about Diversity! Q&A with Tobeka Green of NBCDI

Tobeka G. Green, President and CEO of the National Black Child Development Institute
By Tobeka G. Green, President and CEO of the National Black Child Development Institute

Too Small to Fail and the National Black Child Development Institute (NBCDI) are proud to share information and resources to help families talk, read, and sing together in celebration of Black History Month. 

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New Year, New Routines

By Too Small to Fail

Every family benefits from routines, and daily ones you share together are important to help your baby thrive! Consistent routines help young children know what to expect in the day and makes them feel safe. Routines play an important role in child development: they provide little ones with opportunities to learn, bond with their caregivers, and handle transitions more easily.

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