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A father's role in early child development includes providing emotional security to the child so she can develop into a socially adept person, says Psychology Today. He also helps a child become aware of herself, as well...

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A child's development is affected by environment, genetics, experiences and relationships. Because there are many factors involved, child development is complex.

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While degree requirements vary by school, most universities require roughly two years of core classes and two years of classes in the major. A degree in early childhood development is typically either a Bachelor of Arts ...

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