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In Jamaica, Playing is Serious Business

July 7, 2015

How can children get the stimulation they need to thrive? Parents who talk and play with their young children can give them a huge boost in life. The video shows the difference this made in the lives of poor kids in Jamaica. Sally Grantham-McGregor and colleagues at the University of the West Indies, are now adapting the Jamaican curriculum so that poor children around the world get the stimulation their brains need to develop.