Education: Childhood

  • Learning and Connecting in School Playgrounds: Using the playground as a curriculum resource book cover

    Learning and Connecting in School Playgrounds

    Using the playground as a curriculum resource

    Edited by Llyween Couper, Dean Sutherland

    An inclusive approach to education is not confined to the classroom. The school playground is where the real test for diversity and difference occurs, and a focus on play during break times is needed for the health, well-being and learning of all students. This book explores pre-school, primary and…

    Paperback – 2018-10-31 
    Routledge

  • In Search of Social Justice: John Bennett's Lifetime Contribution to Early Childhood Policy and Practice book cover

    In Search of Social Justice

    John Bennett's Lifetime Contribution to Early Childhood Policy and Practice

    Edited by Nóirín Hayes, Mathias Urban

    Commemorating the life and work of Dr John Bennett; his lifelong contribution to Early Childhood Education and Care, and his ongoing influence on policy, research and practice in this field, In Search of Social Justice is a tribute to a preeminent scholar and his vision for an equitable and…

    Hardback – 2018-10-30 
    Routledge

  • Child and Adolescent Psychology: Typical and Atypical Development book cover

    Child and Adolescent Psychology

    Typical and Atypical Development

    By Stephen Von Tetzchner

    Child and Adolescent Psychology provides an accessible and thorough introduction to human development by integrating insights from typical and atypical development. This integration cements understanding since the same processes are involved. Knowledge about atypical development informs the…

    Paperback – 2018-10-22 
    Routledge

  • Early Childhood Care and Education at the Margins: African Perspectives on Birth to Three book cover

    Early Childhood Care and Education at the Margins

    African Perspectives on Birth to Three

    Edited by Hasina Banu Ebrahim, Auma Okwany, Oumar Barry

    The importance of early care and education in the lives of very young children is gaining increasing attention around the globe and yet there is a persistent lack of diverse knowledge perspectives on this critical phase. This stems from dominant Eurocentric framings of early childhood research, and…

    Hardback – 2018-10-12 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Early Childhood Education

  • Young People's Literacies in the Digital Age: Continuities, Conflicts and Contradictions book cover

    Young People's Literacies in the Digital Age

    Continuities, Conflicts and Contradictions

    By Luci Pangrazio

    This book explores the influence of the coded architectures of digital platforms, together with the social factors in which digital practices are embedded, to map out the complex ways that young people experience the digital context. Focusing on the notion of critical digital literacies, it tackles…

    Paperback – 2018-10-10 
    Routledge

  • Digital Play and Technologies in the Early Years book cover

    Digital Play and Technologies in the Early Years

    Edited by Christine Stephen

    Digital technologies are a pervasive feature of contemporary life for adults and children. However, young children’s experiences with digital technologies is often the subject of polarised debate among parents, educators, policymakers and social commentators, particularly since the advent of…

    Hardback – 2018-10-01 
    Routledge

  • Supporting Abused and Neglected Children in the Early Years: Practice, policy and provision book cover

    Supporting Abused and Neglected Children in the Early Years

    Practice, policy and provision

    By Sue Soan

    This book provides early years practitioners and students with the theoretical and research knowledge necessary to help them respond and support children who have experienced abuse or neglect. It will assist them in planning appropriate intervention and learning opportunities for young children who…

    Paperback – 2018-09-30 
    Routledge
    TACTYC

  • Teachers and Families Perspectives in Early Childhood Education: Early Childhood Education in the 21st Century Vol II book cover

    Teachers and Families Perspectives in Early Childhood Education

    Early Childhood Education in the 21st Century Vol II

    Edited by Sivanes Phillipson, Susanne Garvis

    The second volume in this Early Childhood Education in the 21st Century: International Teaching, Family and Policy Perspectives miniseries focuses on teacher and family perspectives of early childhood education and care from 22 different countries around the world. The aim of this volume is to…

    Hardback – 2018-09-30 
    Routledge
    Evolving Families

  • The British Betrayal of Childhood: Challenging Uncomfortable Truths and Bringing About Change book cover

    The British Betrayal of Childhood

    Challenging Uncomfortable Truths and Bringing About Change

    By Al Aynsley-Green

    With provocative insight and based on an illustrious 40 year career in public office, Sir Al Aynsley-Green demands to know why outcomes for the UK’s children for health, education, social care, youth justice and poverty remain among the worst in the developed world. He draws global comparisons and…

    Paperback – 2018-09-28 
    Routledge

  • Engaging Preschoolers in Mathematics: Using Classroom Routines for Problem Solving book cover

    Engaging Preschoolers in Mathematics

    Using Classroom Routines for Problem Solving

    By Jeanne White, Linda Dauksas

    Engaging Preschoolers in Mathematics is a guide for teachers and childcare professionals working at the Pre-K level that focuses on engagement with the process standards written by the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics. You will learn how to support young children mathematically, use…

    Paperback – 2018-09-18 
    Routledge

  • The Lifework and Legacy of Iona and Peter Opie: Research into Children’s Play book cover

    The Lifework and Legacy of Iona and Peter Opie

    Research into Children’s Play

    Edited by Julia Bishop, June Factor

    Iona and Peter Opie were 20th century pioneers. Their research and writing focused on the folklore of British children – their games, rhymes, riddles, secret languages and every variety of the traditions and inventions of the children’s collective physical and verbal play. Such closely observed,…

    Hardback – 2018-09-12 
    Routledge

  • Early Childhood Teacher Education on Cultural Competence book cover

    Early Childhood Teacher Education on Cultural Competence

    Edited by NAECTE Urban Education Teacher Research Network

    Early Childhood Teacher Education on Cultural Competence discusses how early childhood preservice teachers can use teacher research to explore and gain cultural competence, enabling them to support students and families from diverse backgrounds. The book opens by describing the role of the…

    Paperback – 2018-09-10 
    Routledge

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