Written by Ebony Minott
WHAT: Researchers at Eastern Connecticut State University's Center for Early Childhood Education will announce the results of a study on Toys that Inspire Mindful Play and Nurture Imagination (TIMPANI).
WHEN: November 14, 11 a.m.
WHERE: The Joinery Room in the Child and Family Development Resource Center, Eastern Connecticut State University
WHO: Speakers will describe the TIMPANI Toy Study research methodology and announce what toy best promotes the intellectual, social and creative development of children. Speakers include:
Dr. Elsa M. Núñez, President, Eastern Connecticut State University
Dr. Jeffrey Trawick-Smith, Principal Investigator and Phyllis Waite Endowed Chair of Early Childhood Education
Julia DeLapp, Program Coordinator, Center for Early childhood Education
VISUAL: TIMPANI Video. Dr. Trawick-Smith, DeLapp and Eastern student researchers available for interviews. TIMPANI Toy available for demonstration/photos