Lesson One

What is neuroscience?

Lesson Two

Brain development from conception to five years

Lesson Three

Synaptic pruning and neural growth – use it or lose it

Lesson Four

Criticisms of Neuroscience

Lesson Five

The effects of neglect

Lesson Six

Babies’ brains are like sponges

Lesson Seven

Critical periods

Lesson Eight

Brain-based programmes

Lesson Nine

How to spot neuromyths

Lesson Ten

How to separate the myths from the facts