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Early Life: The Mayor’s Dream

26 minutes

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Amilcar Huancahuari Tueros is the Mayor of Santa Nazarena in the Peruvian Andes. Tueros believes that the early stimulation of children's brains can make for a more prosperous, less violent society, and some Harvard scientists are trying to decide if scientific data supports this theory. Compares and contrasts some traditional parenting methods-such as not talking to children or avoiding eye contact-and how these practices are changing. Accessibility options on the DVD are: (1) audio description, (2) English subtitles in a black box.

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Runtime: 26 minutes

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Early Life
Episode 1
24 minutes
Grade Level: 10 - 12
Early Life
Episode 2
26 minutes
Grade Level: 10 - 12
Early Life
Episode 3
26 minutes
Grade Level: 10 - 12