Overview Videos

This page provides you with an introductory overview video to ExceleRate Illinois as well as links to other videos that help explain the importance of quality in early learning.

 

Introducing ExceleRate Illinois

 

 

Hear What Val Warner Says About ExceleRate Illinois

 

  

Experiences Build Brain Architecture

Center on the Developing Child, Harvard University

A video that shows how connections are formed in the brains of babies and how they develop in the first few years of life.

 

 

Serve & Return Interaction Shapes Brain Circuitry

Center on the Developing Child, Harvard University

A video that shows the best way to interact with babies to help form strong connections in the brain.

 

 

Early Learning Matters

First Five Years Fund

A video that highlights the positive impact of quality in early learning for children, families and our society.