Early College Experience:
UConn Early College Experience (ECE) is a concurrent enrollment program that allows motivated high school students to take UConn courses at their high schools for both high school and college credit.  Every course taken through UConn ECE is equivalent to the same course at the University of Connecticut.
http://ece.uconn.edu/
http://www.Familystudies.uconn.edu/
http://www.cengage.com/cgi-wadsworth/course_products_wp.pl?fid=M20bI&product_isbn_issn=9780495553410


The Development Through Life Perspective (Chapter 1):
Human Development Reports
http://hdr.undp.org

United Nations Human Development Reports, regionally and globally
Life Expectancy for CP. VS, TBI, and SCI
http://www.lifeexpectancy.com

Research group that calculates life expectancy
U.S. Census Bureau
http://www.census.gov

Demographic information relating to life expectancy, etc.


Psychosocial Theory (Chapter 2):
American Psychological Association
http://www.apa.org/

Search autobiographical memories for review articles, etc.
Biography of Erik Erikson
http://www.nndb.com/people/151/000097857/

Comprehensive biography of Erik Erikson
Psychpage.com
http://www.psychpage.com/

Search engine for more information on Erik Erikson


Major Theories for Understanding Human Development (Chapter 3):
Cognitive Development Society home page
http://www.cogdevsoc.org/

Developmental Psychology home page
http://www.devpsy.org/

Find information on a variety of topics related to lifespan development
New Foundations
http://www.newfoundations.com/

For additional information on work by Lev Vygotsky


Prenatal Development (Chapter 4):
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
http://www.cdc.gov/

Planned Parenthood Federation of America
http://www.plannedparenthood.org/

The Society for Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility
http://www.socrei.org/

World Health Organization
http://www.who.org


Infancy (Chapter 5):
Childbirth.org
http://www.childbirth.org/

Many articles related to topics in this chapter
Official site of the Mayo Clinic
http://www.mayoclinic.com/

Parents Magazine
http://www.parenting.com/

The Nemours Foundation
http://www.kidshealth.org/


Toddlerhood (Chapter 6):
Kids Count
http://www.kidscount.org/

National tracking of status of children in United States
National Association for Bilingual Education
http://www.nabe.org/

National Association for the Education of Young Children
http://www.naeyc.org/

National Clearinghouse for English Language Acquisition and Language Instruction Educational Programs
http://www.ncela.gwu.edu/

National Head Start Association
http://www.nhsa.org/


Early Childhood (Chapter 7):
Encyclopedia of Children’s Health
http://www.healthofchildren.com

National Association for the Education of Young Children
http://www.naeyc.org

National Center for Education Statistics
http://nces.ed.gov


Middle Childhood (Chapter 8):
International Bullying Prevention Association
http://www.stopbullyingworld.com/

Nonverbal Learning Disorders Association
http://www.nlda.org/

Parents Television Council
http://www.parentstv.org/


Early Adolescence (Chapter 9):
Alcohol Alert
http://www.alcoholalert.com/drunk-driving-statistics.html

Teenage Drunk driving statistics
National Mental Health Information Center
http://mentalhealth.samhsa.gov/

Resources and statistics on teenage alcohol use
http://www.teenage-drinking.net/

Sexuality Information & Education Council of the United States
http://www.siecus.org/

United States Olympic Team
http://www.olympic-usa.org/


Later Adolescence (Chapter 10):
CollegeBoard
http://www.collegeboard.com/

College search, application assistance, and more
Education Planner
http://www.educationplanner.com/

Articles on college issues (dropping out, testing)
PFLAG
http://www.critpath.org/pflag-talk/gid2.htm

Parent, Family, and Friends of Lesbians and Gays


Early Adulthood (Chapter 11):
Global Health Council
http://www.globalhealth.org/

Guttmacher Institute
http://www.guttmacher.org/

Worldwide reproductive health research, policy analysis and public education
Workplace Bullying Institute
http://www.bullyinginstitute.org/


Middle Adulthood (Chapter 12):
American Association of Retired People
http://www.aarp.org/families/

Caring for aging parents
National Coalition for the Homeless
http://www.nationalhomeless.org/

Research and statistics on homeless populations in United States
Wall Street Journal Executive Career Site
http://www.careerjournal.com/

Career changes in middle adulthood & impact of fatherhood on careers


Later Adulthood (Chapter 13):
American Association for Retired Persons
http://www.aarp.org/

Search for grandparenting
Bronfenbrenner Life Course Center
http://www.pathwayslifequality.org/about.html

Study of residential housing and transitions across lifespan
The National Center on Physical Activity and Disability


Old Age (Chapter 14):
http://www.ncpad.org/
Administration on Aging
http://www.aoa.dhhs.gov/eldfam/eldfam.asp

Alzheimer’s Association
http://www.alz.org/

Elder Hostel: Adventures in Lifelong Learning
http://www.elderhostel.org/

Medicare
http://www.medicare.gov/

The official U.S. government site for people with Medicare
National Council for Aging in Place
http://www.naipc.org/


Understanding Death, Dying and Bereavement (Chapter 15):
EthnoMed
http://ethnomed.org/

Web site detailing cultural beliefs about death and health issues
International Association for Hospice & Palliative Care
http://www.hospicecare.com/

U.S. Living Will Registry
http://www.uslivingwillregistry.com/