For advanced searching, you can use the Limiters in the ERIC Database Search Screen.
You can limit your search to journal articles that are peer-reviwed and published in the last 10 years on Early Education Childhood.
ERIC Database contains a thesaurus where you can locate related research vocabulary to use.
Click "Thesaurus" at the top of the ERIC Database.
In the "Browse ERIC Thesaurus" you can enter in search terms and find related words to use in the ERIC Database.