It is crucial to expose children to new experiences and ideas early on, because 90% of a child’s brain is developed by the age of 5.
The data clearly shows that children who receive early, quality education outperform those who do not. Yet access to affordable childcare is a challenge for many, especially those who live paycheck to paycheck.
In episode 3 of Reality Check, we explore what quality childcare is all about, and what parents can do to help ensure that their child develops a healthy love of the classroom.
To watch more episodes and for resources, visit the Reality Check webpage.