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Center-based early childhood education programs aim to improve the cognitive or social development of children ages 3 or 4 years programs must include an educational component that addresses one or more of the following: literacy, numeracy, cognitive development, socio-emotional development, and motor skills. An understanding of child development is essential because it allows us to fully appreciate the cognitive, emotional, physical, social, and educational growth that children go through from birth and into early adulthood. Psychology psychology developmental psychology early childhood development early childhood development sort by. Schemas, four-stage theory of cognitive development, and vygotsky's theory of scaffolding all play different roles but the basic idea is that children think about things very differently than adults.