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  • 7,Jun2017
    The first days of life are crucial to build a baby’s brain.  Brain development is most rapid and sensitive in these early years. During the first years of life, a child’s brain has the potential to connect 700-1000 brain...

Early Childhood Development

6/7/2017 2:30:43 PM
The first days of life are crucial to build a baby’s brain.  Brain development is most rapid and sensitive in these early years. During the first years of life, a child’s brain has the potential to connect 700-1000 brain cells every second
 
A baby’s brain can form 1,000 new connections every second
 
Over 70 per cent of children between the ages of 3-6 are attending pre-primary education in India
 
Nearly 39 per cent of children under age 5 are stunted, denying them the opportunity to grow and develop to their full physical and cognitive potential.