the online child lab

A project of the MIT Early Childhood Cognition Lab

Participate in a Study

Bringing science home

Here at MIT's Early Childhood Cognition Lab, we're trying a new approach in developmental psychology: bringing the experiments to you.

Help us understand how your child thinks

Your family can contribute to research about how children learn by doing fun activities together, right in your web browser.

Participate whenever and wherever

Log in or create an account at the top right to get started! You can participate with your child from any computer with a webcam.