Positive early brain development ages 0 - 8 is the critical foundation for future success. Parenting, nutrition, and many other factors greatly impact a baby’s growing brain.

In the past few years, science has learned much about early brain development and what techniques promote the highest level of growth. The answers to frequently asked questions about brain development can help professionals partner with parents to give children the best start in life.

Check out these sources to learn more about how you can help young children reach their full brain development potential.

You can also visit the brain development interactive display at The Urban Child Institute, 600 Jefferson Avenue, Memphis, Tennessee 38105.