The Growing Brain - 2-B: The Key Ingredients for Healthy Brain Development
About the Event
We are facilitating The Growing Brain Series that will take place over the course of a series of sessions on Zoom. Participants will receive 1.5 in-service hours each session they attend.
It is important for early childhood educators to understand the impact of stress to healthy brain growth and development. During this second part of Unit 2 of the Growing Brain series of trainings, participants will understand the effects of stress and the different types of stress children can experience in their lives. We will also learn about the 5 R's for supporting healthy brain development.
By the end of this training, participants will:
1. Identify the types of stress and their effects on brain growth and development
2. Describe the 5 R’s for supporting Healthy Brain Development
3. Identify key terms and definitions related to today’s content
Presenters: Ana Avalos-Atkinson and Natacha Herisse, Quality and Education Coaching Specialists, Early Learning Coalition of Broward County
The ELC of Broward County's BELA shall not discriminate against any person because of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, citizenship, disability/handicap, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or age in any aspect of training or professional development. The Early Learning Coalition of Broward County also reasonably accommodates individuals with disabilities/handicaps, and/or religious beliefs.
The Early Learning Coalition of Broward County has no proprietary interest in any product, instrument, device, service, or material discussed during the learning event.