Supporting Children's Early Brain Development

In this webinar, explore how children’s back-and-forth interactions during everyday experiences and routines build the brain. Also, find out how these interactions can set the stage for a lifetime of learning.

Imitation and Symbolic Representation and Play

The Imitation and Symbolic Representation and Play sub-domain Effective Practice Guide includes four sections of teaching practices: Know, See, Do, and Improve. Practices for home visitors are included.

Memory

The Effective Practice Guide for the Memory sub-domain includes four sections of teaching practices: Know, See, Do, and Improve. Practices for home visitors are included.

Cognition

The Cognition domain includes Effective Practice Guides for each sub-domain. Discover teaching practices that support children’s development in all early learning settings.

News You Can Use: Early Experiences Build the Brain

Explore in this News You Can Use how the connections within the brain are created and made strong, the negative impact of chronic stress at an early age, and how caring adults can help even in difficult situations.

Engaging Interactions: Fostering Children's Thinking Skills

Learn how to create classroom environments where children feel safe to explore, experiment, and express their thoughts and ideas. Explore three key strategies you can use to foster children’s thinking: using scientific method, problem-solving, and applying knowledge.