How to Raise a Smart and Happy Child from Zero to Five!

What can you do to give your child the best chance at being smart and happy? John Medina, author of BRAIN RULES FOR BABY, the indispensible guide for parents, unravels how the brain develops from the womb through the early years, giving practical advice from the perspective of a brain scientist and father.

John J. Medina

John J. Medina is a developmental molecular biologist and research consultant. He is the author of the long-running New York Times bestseller, Brain Rules: 12 Principles for Surviving and Thriving at Work, Home, and School. He is an affiliate professor of bioengineering at the University of Washington School of Medicine. He is also the director of the Brain Center for Applied Learning Research at Seattle Pacific University. Medina lives in Seattle, Washington with his wife and two boys