Child Development - Cognitive

 

Pre-natal Brain Physical

Language  Cognitive

Growth Mindset Emotional

Gender Development

What is Executive Function?

Blakemore studies the social brain, the network of brain regions involved in understanding other people, and how it develops in adolescence. View the talk, and see if you recognize behavior in your fellow students, or even in yourself.

Human Emotion 14.1: Emotion Regulation I (What is Emotion Regulation)

Human Emotion 14.2: Emotion Regulation II (Evidence)

Don't eat the marshmallow!

In this short talk from TED U, Joachim de Posada shares a landmark experiment on delayed gratification -- and how it can predict future success. With priceless video of kids trying their hardest not to eat the marshmallow.