Children and Brain Development: What We Know About How Children Learn – Part 1

There is a lot of information available these days about the importance of brain development, early childhood education, kindergarten readiness, and how to help our children succeed in school. Healthy Peninsula’s Ready By 21 Project and Early Childhood Workgroup are based on the premise that early intervention – identifying problems and supporting families and schools …

Ready by 21

Originally published in Island Ad-Vantages, December 22, 2011by Jessica Brophy “Ready by 21” IDs assets, goals for healthy growth of children to adulthoodWhen it comes to raising and educating area children into healthy and prepared adults, “no single group or program can be solely responsible,” said Healthy Peninsula director Amy Vaughn. Parents, schools, community members …