Child Development and Growth. Adults often marvel at how many things change in only a decade. But for children, everything changes in a decade. Lessons learned, choices made, opportunities seized or ignored during those formative years shape a person's values, worldview — even identity. For Jeyson Calapucha, the support and direction he received over the years from mentors at his Compassion child development center helped change the course of his future.
By Willow Welter | Photos by Chuck Bigger | Posted: October 1, 2013
| Posted: October 01, 2013
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