• “For a guide to keen-eyed appreciation of preschoolers’ amazing powers, you can’t find a better one than Christakis.”
    Ann Hulbert, author of Raising America: Experts, Parents, and a Century of Advice About Children

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About Erika

Erika Christakis author of The Importance of Being Little

Erika Christakis is an early childhood educator at the Yale Child Study Center and has focused her career on the wellbeing of children and families. She is an honors graduate of Harvard College, where she majored in anthropology, and holds master’s degrees from Johns Hopkins University, the University of Pennsylvania’s Annenberg School for Communication, and Lesley University's Graduate School of Education. She is a Massachusetts-certified teacher (pre-k through 2nd grade) as well as a licensed preschool director...Read Erika's Full Bio

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