The Research Network is a project of

Bridging Research, Policy & Practice

New York City's home for early childhood research and policy.

News & Announcements

New Research: A Time Use Study of Site Support Personnel

New study highlights the complexity and importance of early childhood education site support personnel in advancing quality program implementation

ICYMI: Research-to-Practice: “Where are the Babies?”

Video highlights the first research-to-practice session examining infant and toddler coursework in New York.

2021 Early Career Scholars: Congratulations

We are excited to launch a new cohort of Early Career Scholars who are dedicated to improving early care and education policy and practice.

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Research and policy partners coming together to share resources, build knowledge, and inspire action.


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Funding Partners

The Research Network's funding partners see the value of collaboration. Through generous funding, researchers and policy makers work together to advance better policies and practices for New York City's young children and families.

Research Partners

The Research Network's research partners are dedicated to rigorous research with impact. The Research Network creates the space for research partners to collaborate with City agency leaders and funders to provide evidence for better policies and practices for New York City's young children and families.

Agency Partners

The Research Network's success depends on a deep collaboration with City agency officials who are dedicated to improving the well-being of young children. We are pleased to have the active participation from our partners.