A Romp in the Mud After A Messy School Year Can Be Just What Colorado Preschoolers Need for Their Mental Health

The Colorado Sun | Erica Breunlin

“If you know children well and notice changes, it’s just important to…make some connections as to what the cause is… Especially if you’re seeing some persistent changes, to really be thinking about whether those are just situational or whether they are signs of something more.” — Jennifer Stedron

Early childhood educators are prioritizing mental health supports ahead of the 2021-22 school year, and parents are especially concerned about their children’s social-emotional development coming out of the pandemic. The Colorado Sun turned to Early Milestones’ COVID-19 EC Research Partnership data for more context.

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