How Brains Are Built: Core Story of Brain Development - Alberta Family Wellness Initiative
A four-minute video that discusses how the experiences we have in the first years of our lives affect the physical architecture of the developing brain.
Center on the Developing Child: The Science of Early Childhood - Harvard University
Science tells us that having responsive relationships with adults, growth-promoting experiences, and healthy environments for all young children helps build sturdy brain architecture and the foundations of resilience.
Tips For Parents on Language and Literacy - The Hanen Centre
Hanen tips are based on current research which shows that parents have the power to boost their children’s language and literacy development.
Play-based early childhood resources for parents - Galileo Educational Network
My Child's Learning: A Parent Resource - Alberta Education
An overview of learning areas in Kindergarten.
Statement on Play-based Learning - Council of Ministers of Education, Canada
Experts emphasize the importance and benefits of play-based learning.