Skills Every Child Will Need to Succeed in 21st century | Dr. Laura A. Jana | TEDxChandigarh

Is the current education system sufficient to make kids succeed in 21st century? Dr. Laura believes otherwise. Her talk will ensure that you and your kids are prepared to succeed in 21 century.
Laura A. Jana, MD is world’s leading pediatrician, media spokesperson for the American Academy of Pediatrics, and award-winning author. With more than 20 years of experience in pediatrics, parenting, early education, public health and media/communications, she most recently served as Director of Innovation at the University of Nebraska Medical Center and has a faculty appointment at Penn State University’s Prevention Research Center.

In addition to her acclaimed ‘Heading Home With Your Newborn’, ‘Food Fights’, and three children’s books, her most recent books – ‘The Toddler Brain’ and ‘Jumping Into Kindergarten’ – both focus on the 21st century skills needed to succeed in today’s world, and how they can best be fostered during the foundational first five years of life.

To everyone seeking the best possible environment for their child’s brain development, Dr. Laura Jana’s insights have been nothing short of life-changing. This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at

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