Emotional lessons taught to preschoolers should be set as an essential part in every curriculum around the globe.
The period between ages 4 and 7 is a critical developmental window when the brain is reorganizing and particularly open to learning new information (like foreign languages) as well as developing lifelong psychological habits.
When kids come to the classroom anxious, angry or fearful, they are often too distracted to focus. If we give them the tools to cope with their hurt and pain, we will not only boost their academic performance, but also set a positive state of mind to prevent long-term stress-related illnesses in the future.
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