Brain Development Basics: How Do Children Learn?

Brain Development Basics: How Do Children Learn? - FOR INDIVIDUALS

JUST THIS SESSION FOR 1 PERSON | taught by Cindy Terebush, CPC, CYPFC

Course description

Thanks to advances in science and medicine, we know so much more about brain development than we did even just 5 years ago.  Take this basic course in brain development and learn:

  • Why children ask for the same book over and over
  • Why children need routine 
  • Why "practice makes perfect" is actually  based in brain work
  • and more!

Basic brain development knowledge can help you to reflect upon and improve your actions & interactions with young children.

Cindy Terebush, CPC, CYPFC
Cindy Terebush, CPC, CYPFC
Author of "Teach the Whole Preschooler: Strategies for Nurturing Developing Minds"

Cindy Terebush, author of "Teach the Whole Preschooler: Strategies for Nurturing Developing Minds,"  has spent almost 20 years working in the field of education. She has experience teaching and directing in daycare, preschool and school age programs. Cindy is a sought after speaker and professional development provider.  She is a Child Development Associate (CDA) Professional Development Specialist and a New Jersey Workforce Registry Approved Trainer & Technical Assistance Specialist.

Cindy is the author of the popular blog “Helping Kids Achieve with Cindy Terebush." Cindy is a frequent contributor of articles for educational and parenting publications and websites.  She was an online reporter for "The Shriver Report: A Woman's Nation Pushes Back From the Brink." She has been a guest writer and interviewed expert for the Asbury Park Press.  Cindy has been a guest panelist on "Caucus: New Jersey with Steve Adubato" and has been interviewed for "Caucus Up Close."

Cindy earned her Certified Professional Coach & Certified Youth, Parent, Family Coach credentials from the World Coach Institute. She earned her Bachelor of Arts degree and teaching certification from Kean University (formerly Kean College). Cindy also completed the State of New Jersey Director’s Academy for Early Care and Education. Cindy has earned a Certificate of Completion of the ECERS-3 and ITERS-R Online Training Courses. She has also earned a certificate of training completion in Healthy Lifestyles for Preschool Families from Rutgers University, The University of Arizona and Prevent Child Abuse New Jersey.

Cindy's Instructor of Adults specializations are in the areas of cognitive development, positive guidance & discipline, curriculum development, developmentally appropriate practice and best practice.

Course Curriculum

Brain Development Basics: How Do Children Learn?
50:51
Brain Development Basics Learning Session
Brain Development Basics Quiz
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