Early Child Development

In the early years, children’s experiences have a major impact on their development and future outcomes.

Take a look at these fascinating short videos which explain the importance of early child development and its influence on children’s futures.

Core Story

Learn how brains develop, why the early years matter as early experiences affect the architecture of the developing brain, and why getting it right first time is better than trying to fix things later.

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A metaphor for child mental health. Just as the levelness of a table is what makes it functional, the mental health of children is what enables them to function well in all areas of life.

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A metaphor for social determinants of well-being and resilience as outcomes. A positive child outcome is like a scale that is tipped toward one side. It can be influenced by counterbalancing weights, and by adjusting the balance point.

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