The MindUp Program
The video highlights valuable points about the benefits of kids learning to be aware of themselves as well as to control impulsiveness and calm down (teachers and parents too).
There is a good deal of research to back up these assertions.
As a health psychologist, I have examined the evidence over a few decades.
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Eating Well Helps Your Child Learn BetterLearn how to give your kids the nutrition they need to stay focused in school.
Providing a Safe and Secure Home for your ChildAccidents in the home are the primary cause of death in U.S.
10 ways to keep under fives activeGovernment guidelines released earlier this week suggest that toddlers under five should be getting at least three hours of exercise every day.
Self Regulation and KindergartenStudies show that children with the ability to self-regulate are more successful in school, and life.