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Research Publications

To see examples of how researchers have used LENA technology to advance the areas of study below, click on a title to browse by subject area. Find out about new studies on language and brain development and read Q&As with expert researchers on the research section of the LENA blog.

For a complete listing of research studies that have used LENA, download the bibliographies of journal publications and LENA user research presentations.

Right from Birth: Eliminating the Talk Gap in Young Children

Read Dr. Steve Warren’s white paper describing the challenges presented by the “word gap” discovered by Hart and Risley in 1995 and the evidence-based strategies that are the core of LENA’s technology and programs. Download the paper.

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