• Is Shelter-in-Place Affecting My Toddler's Language Development? Here's What Experts Say

    7 days ago - By Pop Sugar

    My youngest son recently turned 2, which means half of his life has happened during the COVID-19 pandemic. The shelter-in-place rules and COVID-19 precautions my family have taken meant that he couldn't have playdates , see his friends at nursery, or go to many of the fun toddler social places - like indoor playgrounds, children's museums, or tumbling classes - for a year.
    While he has adjusted like many kids (they are so much more flexible than I am!), I still wonder if he is missing out on some key developmental milestones - specifically, language development. For the most part, he seems...
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