Decoding the mysteries of a child’s developing brain

Jenna Gallegos
Washington Post
September 1, 2017

We know brain development continues from infancy to adulthood, but many parents underestimate how much a child’s brain changes from year to year and how those changes can influence behavior.

 

Three main points from the article include:

  • Babies are surprisingly good at communicating
  • Toddlers are mentally incapable of sharing and self-control
  • Teenagers don't think with the same parts of their brain as adults

 

To read the full article, please click the link here.

Why Early Learning?

 

Contact Us

 

 

Parents: (561) 514-3300

Providers/Administrative: (561) 214-8000
Send us an email

Special Notice: If you require Americans with Disabilities Act accommodations to participate in any ELCPBC event or activity, please notify Christie Young, Single Point of Contact, by phone at 561-214-7424 or by email at christie.young@elcpalmbeach.org within at least seven (7) days of the event.  Accommodations will be provided at no extra charge.