Flashcards in Child Development Deck (6)
Do genes play a larger role in intelligence for children from high or low SES homes
The environment is already optimized for them
What age does IQ become more stable?
6 years old
Components of a psycho-educational assessment
IQ tests (intelligence)
Achievement testing (what can a child do in academic subjects)
Adaptive skills (practical daily living skills)
Impoverished children are at risk for...
Academic issues/low academic achievement
Social problems and behavioural issues
Poor health and well being
Poorly controlled stress response
Overly active and slow to shut down