We all are aware that the brain development of young ones is greatly affected by their early education. A child is expected to learn best when he/she is not pushed too hard and when they are given space for creativity. As a result of this, there are many parents who take preschool seriously and resort to spending more time with their children in order to teach them the things they feel they need to learn. This has also been beneficial for a child’s higher education.
Early education plays a very crucial role during this important developmental period. Some research also links the early intervention to both cognitive and a socio-emotional gains that fuel the proliferation of early childhood programs. Early childhood education prepares children for elementary school and helps in giving children a head start for their future.
Simply put, children’s early childhood years lay the foundation for lifelong learning and wellbeing and all that is to come. Some studies and researches have also proved that human brain develops the vast majority of its neurons, and is at its most receptive to learning, between birth and three years of age. This is why understanding the importance of early education is very important, here we have jotted down some of the many benefits of early education:
In a safe environment away from parents, children meet other people of their age, imbibing the seeds of ‘socialization’ and ‘friendship’ in young minds which further helps in developing self-confidence in your children by eliminating their shy nature.
During the early childhood years, children learn to share, cooperate, and take turns, which are all part of a secure social life. This benefits the child who is not familiar with having to share things. In a pre-primary school, kindergarten or any safe environment provided, the child will learn to cooperate with guidance from professionals, which further helps in developing their mindset.
- Holistic Development
As a human being owe all should have a strong foundation on all the aspects like emotional, social, mental and physical qualities in our personalities. Early childhood educators who handle young children are well trained to identify the weaker aspects of a child and they ensure to encourage them to improve through practical sessions. Interaction amongst teachers and peers is extremely important in this context.
- Enthusiasm for Lifelong Learning
Early childhood education helps children to develop a hunger for learning if they are taught through fun and exciting activities. If they are filled with fun-learning activities, children feel more eager and enthusiastic for learning, which remains with them their entire lives!
- Brain Development
Early childhood programs are integrated with professionally crafted activities, which helps in enhancing the development of the brain. Activities involving analyzing and logical reasoning help children to develop their skills and also this affects in their overall development.
Each new experience, new work and the person a child meet can mold a young child into the person they will grow up to be. This is because early childhood education has the power to influence the mental, emotional and physical development of a child. This initial phase of a child prepare them for their transition into elementary school. The Shri Ram Early Years (TSEY) is so much more than playing. While providing the basic educational benefits of preschool (such as literacy and numeracy) they train the little toddlers towards becoming well-rounded individuals.