What are the most important factors in determining how a child turns out as an adult?
How do children’s minds grow and change over time?
What is the role of teachers in helping children build a brain?
How do children and/or adolescents come to a sense of who they are?
What roles do “nature” and “nurture” play in human development?
How, if at all, do people change in the way they experience and handle emotion over their school years?
How do children learn to regulate their own behavior?
What is the influence of peer groups on children?
If children have challenges in their early lives (for example, alcoholism in the family, poverty, abuse or neglect, and the like) does this mean that they are going to have difficulties later? If so, what kind of difficulties and why? If not, why not?
Create a worshop on child abuse
Definitions and types of child abuse and neglect
Impact of child abuse on various aspects of human development.
Who commits child abuse and why? (Include any known gender or socioeconomic factors.)
What are the responsibilities for reporting child abuse in your state?
How might this be different according to the role of the individual (educator, lawyer, clergy, physician, caseworker, etc.)? Suggestions for prevention or early detection
My all-encompassing research question is how do we optimize human development? How do optimize human development for such an array of diverse individuals? What skills, experiences, or resources help individuals flourish?
Divorce (impact on child)
Use the following headings to organize your paper. Provide insight to these questions from your reading and research on the topic:
How is the topic defined or conceptualized?
Importance to the field of human development
At what age and stage does this issue typically impact a person?
What is its potential impact on a person’s development progress?
What is the impact to cognitive, social, emotional, relationship, and/or moral dimensions of development?
Faith & Professional Perspectives
Are there Christian principles or biblical themes that provide explanation or clarification you want to include?
What are the most important considerations for human services providers to know as they work with individuals and families experiencing this impact to development?
Comparative Public Admin
Check the Internet for ways to measure poverty and for poverty statistics for several countries. Check also for the Human Development Index and the Gender Development Index. What do you learn? Post a brief statement about this topic. More references are welcomed