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Babies are Born Ready to Learn: the Research (Chapter 3 - key messages on-screen)


Babies are Born Ready to Learn: the Research (Chapter 3 - key messages on-screen)


Your newborn can hear, even while sleeping.  This means your baby is always learning. This video is the third chapter of a series called “Born to Communicate” and it discusses research techniques and findings, including how the infant brain functions during the first days and weeks after birth, particularly with respect to the responses to sights and sounds that will lead to language development. (Key messages appear on-screen) 

Dr. Janet Werker, Lilian May, Alison Greuel
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