“The goal of early childhood education should be to activate the child’s own natural desire to learn” Maria Montessori
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The first years of life are critical in the development of every child. It is during this time that children learn to move, communicate and acquire concepts and skills that are foundational to their future development and emotional well-being.
Professionals in the fields of health and education are growing increasingly aware of the fact that when a child is born with a disability or multiple disabilities both sides must learn from one another. The provision of high quality early intervention by professionals who are skilled in understanding the unique impact of the disability on the child and their family will dramatically impact their learning outcomes in years that follow...