Brain Building in Progress: Promoting Life Skills with your Child | Parenting Series
02/10/2021 10:30 to 02/10/2021 12:00 (Asia/Singapore)
Brain Building in Progress:
Promoting Life Skills with your Child
Date: Saturday, 2nd October 2021
Time: 10:30am - 12:00 pm SGT (GMT+8)
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Positive, supportive experiences with parents and other adults are important for children’s brain development. These foundational interactions build brain architecture and help ensure that children will have strong and resilient brains. It’s ideal to build brains from birth, but it’s never too late to start. Come learn how to promote and practice essential life skills!
Over 500 educators and other professionals working in Singapore have been trained about executive function skills through a program called Mind in the Making by Ellen Galinsky. Preschool teachers, museum and library educators, and Singapore Zoo educators are currently promoting and practicing the 7 essential life skills. The audience will learn about the 7 skills and come away aligned with others working with children and families locally.
YOUR SPEAKER: BETH FREDERICKS
Beth holds a B.A. in education from Eastern Michigan University and an M.Ed. in early childhood development from the Eliot Pearson School at Tufts University. She is a Master trainer for Mind in the Making: The 7 Essential Life Skills All Children Need. Trained almost 1000 educators in MITM. Advocate for children and families for 40 years.
Asia Institute of Mentoring (AIM) is a non-profit organization with a mission to bring mentoring to the spotlight in Asia, raise the quality of mentors and the standard of mentoring, bringing mentoring to all facets of the society to impact millions of lives.
It is committed to creating an Asia-based people-powered mentoring movement to move people … to learn, to share, to believe, to give forward, to transform, to harness the deep human potential, and create social impact – bringing about a kinder, gentler, more inclusive, just and sustainable world for all. Join us as a member here.