We aim to shed light on the mechanisms and processes involved in early language acquisition in a variety of cultures and linguistic communities. To this end, we use an interdisciplinary approach (ranging from computational modeling to lab experiments and advanced data analyses) within a framework of open, collaborative, and publicly engaged science.


Learn more about our work.


International networks

  • The DARCLE (Daylong Recordings of Children's Language Environment) network
  • HomeBank (the TalkBank section specialized in daylong recordings)
  • ACLEW (Analyzing Children's Language Environment across the World)
  • ManyBabies - International collaborative replication effort
  • MetaLab