The Growing Great Kids™ & Growing Great Families™ curricula along with any derivative products are grounded
in a comprehen¬sive body of research about child development, family strengthening, and professional development. Within the GKI product line,
these three components of human development are woven together into an organized, multiple generation approach designed to maximize children’s
developmental outcomes across all domains. GKI has incorporated decades of research regarding the kinds of interventions that have been shown
to make a difference for children, into our curricula materials. This scientific research and theory correlates to the best practice recommendations
found throughout the GKI curricula and professional development offerings. To optimize outcomes,
through early interventions with families, the research base has and continues to inform solutions to the complex challenges faced by today’s families.
GKI has developed the following Research Based Parenting for Child Development Curricula Materials: