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How has the pandemic affected children鈥檚 cognitive development?
We find that children born during the pandemic have significantly reduced verbal, motor, and overall cognitive performance compared to children born pre-pandemic. Moreover, we find that males and children in lower socioeconomic families have been most affected.
How have health and safety standards affected early childhood education?
At Edina Daycare, a Spanish Immersion program, early childhood educator Jasmine Barco explained that new health and safety standards have meant that educators needed to implement new schedules, budgets, policies and procedures. She explained that the changing standards also impacted curriculum.
What is the role of Education in child development?
Education plays a particularly significant role in children and adolescents鈥?health and well-being and has a lasting impact on their lives as adults (Hamad et al., 2018).
What are the effects of poor education in the early years?
Unsafe conditions, negative interactions and lack of educational opportunities during the early years can lead to irreversible outcomes, which can affect a child鈥檚 potential for the remainder of his or her life.