4-C: Community Coordinated Child Care

Just Added–Brain Architecture Game

Tuesday, January 28, 2020
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: Sterling Public Library
Daycare boy coloring with group

The Brain Architecture Game is a tabletop game experience that builds understanding of the powerful role of experiences on early brain development–what promotes it, what derails it, with what consequences for society.  the game introduces the core concepts from developmental science, understanding that the architecture of the brain is built stating in the earliest years of life and that experiences shape the structure for better or worse.  The game is appropriate for a variety of audiences including parents, teachers, policy makers–anyone who has influence on young children.

Audience: All Providers

2 Training Hours; Level of Learning: Introductory

Presenter(s): Karla Belzer, Family Life Educator, University of Illinois Extension

Fee: Non 4-C Members: $10, 4-C Members: Free