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GESELL INSTITUTE OF CHILD DEVELOPMENT INC
April 25, 2011

The Gesell Institute has been an advocate, supporter, and educator for young children and their families for over 60 years. We promote an understanding of the stages of development in childhood, and identify age appropriate expectations for educators and parents to help them provide a nurturing environment for children's healthy growth.

The Great!

I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...

I originally worked at the Institute 1960-67. The remaining 31 years of my career was as a school psychologist working with children and their families birth thru kindergarten. What I learned during my seven years at Gesell greatly influenced my subsequent work.

Ways to make it better...

If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...

Increase the staff. The small staff has a gargantuan work load!

MY ROLE:
Board Member & This is the second time I have chosen to volunteer my time for the board of directors of the Gesell Intitute. I am passionate about their work and its importance.