What’s New in the Bridging the Word Gap Research Network


Call for Papers: Early Childhood Research Quarterly Special Issue Addressing the Word Gap

The Early Childhood Research Quarterly (ECRQ) has officially announced a call for manuscript submissions for a special issue addressing the topic of the word gap. The special issue is soliciting empirical intervention studies and research review syntheses addressing the word gap for infants and young children birth through age 5. The submission portal opens on August 15th and is open through November 30th. Presubmission inquiries may be addressed to Dale Walker at walkerd@ku.edu. Click here to view the call for manuscripts.


Submit your Practice-based Research Collaborative Project Proposal for the 2017 Cohort

We are excited to announce that we are initiating the application process for researchers and practitioners to join the Bridging the Word Gap Research Network, Practice Based Research Collaborative (PBRC) second cohort! Click here to access the PBRC description and proposal form. Send your proposal in now to be included in the Fall 2017 cohort. We will begin reviewing starting September 15th and continue until all openings are filled with qualified research program partnerships.


New September Gem of the Month

The August Gem of the Month is hot off the press, click here to read.