It's Never Too Early: Mental Health in Early Ed

It's Never Too Early: Mental Health in Early Ed
Recording: It's Never Too Early: Mental Health in Early Ed, Mar 6, 2019

The first years of life are when the majority of brain development occurs. That's why children are so vulnerable to trauma, poverty and other experiences that can permanently change a brain and impact behavior and learning. What can teachers, schools and communities do to address the mental health needs of young children? This panel of experts will share brain research and dive into how some teachers, schools and communities are addressing mental health needs in those critical first few years.

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Format: Policy forum
Event Type: Session
Level: Field Experience