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Download the Guidelines

"Little Texans. Big Futures." Includes guidance on what young children should know and be able to do at different points in their development. It also includes critical information to help parents and caregivers notice these milestones and respond with actions that support each child’s development. What happens in the first years of life will have an impact on your child’s future. Take some time to read through these materials – they will give you powerful knowledge to support your child’s development.

Download the Infant, Toddler, and Three-Year-Old Early Learning Guidelines

Below you will find complete versions of "Little Texans. Big Futures." Available for download in English, Spanish, and Vietnamese. Click on a button below to download the Guidelines in the language you choose.

Texas Pediatric Society
These guidelines are endorsed by the Texas Pediatric Society

Download short parent guides

As a parent you are very busy and may not have time to read through the full Guidelines. For your convenience we have created shorter versions of the guidelines by dividing them into 4 age ranges. Click on a link below to download the related document.

0-8 Months
0-8 Months (English)
0-8 Meses (Espanol)
8-18 Months
8-18 Months (English)
8-18 Meses (Espanol)
18-26 Months
18-36 Months (English)
18-36 Meses (Espanol)
36-48 Months
36-48 Months (English)
36-48 Meses (Espanol)