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ICD Community Symposiums

Our community symposiums bring together policymakers, leaders from schools and nonprofit organizations, and others, to discuss the latest research around early development.

Save the date for the 2017 Community Symposium: The Importance of Play for Learning

Monday, May 15, 2017
8:30 a.m. - Noon
McNamara Alumni Center
200 SE Oak St., Minneapolis

Join leading experts from the University of Minnesota's Institute of Child Development to learn how play impacts child development and learning. Lectures and small group discussions will explore topics including play’s effect on executive function, self-regulation, literacy, numerical reasoning, and innovative problem solving.

Registration details and agenda coming soon!

Previous community symposiums