Family and Child Development

Everyone could use a little help knowing what's best for children, teenagers and young adults now and then, and K-State Research and Extension can provide that help! From developmental milestones during the early years of life, to biting toddlers, moody middle-schoolers and teens wanting to test their wings, we have information to help parents and caregivers not only get through it, but master parenting and thrive.

Feeding Our Youngest

Developmental Milestones: Guides for Parents


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Choosing Care for Your Child

Infant and Toddler Behavior

Elementary School and Beyond

Parenting Teens


Family Communications

Basic Family Communication

FamilyTALK Fact Sheet

CoupleTALK Activity Cards

CoupleTALK: Enhancing Your Relationship Fact Sheet

Other Helpful Information

The New Screen Time: Beyond Television and Into the Future

Suddenly In Charge