Did you know, for example, that a childs brain continues to grow after birth, particularly in the first few years of life, and that the childs environment and experiences physically influence that development. These findings raise very real and practical questions. How can parents help stimulate a childs brain development? When are the best times to do so? Does enrichment benefit all children? How can schools and teachers help? This leading researcher and renowned scientific writer, combines cutting-edge scientific research findings with practical, positive guidelines and resources for parents. Applies to Birth-Adolescents.