Education: Childhood

  • Young Children’s Experimental Cookery book cover

    Young Children’s Experimental Cookery

    1st Edition

    By Elizabeth Carruthers, Carole Keane, Jo Ingleby

    Young Children’s Experimental Cookery encourages Early Years practitioners and teachers to take an innovative and creative approach to introducing young children to food and cooking. The book addresses wider issues such as healthy eating and food preparation skills, but also moves beyond the…

    Paperback – 2017-12-15
    Routledge

  • Understanding and Supporting Young Writers from Birth to 8 book cover

    Understanding and Supporting Young Writers from Birth to 8

    1st Edition

    Edited by Noella Mackenzie, Janet Scull

    As the world comes to grips with what it means to be literate in the twenty-first century, Understanding and Supporting Young Writers from Birth to 8 provides practitioners with the skills and knowledge they need to support young children effectively as they learn to write. Interweaving theory and…

    Paperback – 2017-12-14
    Routledge

  • Places for Two-year-olds in the Early Years: Supporting Learning and Development book cover

    Places for Two-year-olds in the Early Years

    Supporting Learning and Development, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jan Georgeson, Verity Campbell-Barr

    Grounded in recent research on the challenges of working with two-year-olds, Places for Two-year-olds in the Early Years explores how this often overlooked age group is presented in policy and practice, and discusses why working with two-year-olds can be both exciting and highly rewarding. The book…

    Paperback – 2017-12-13
    Routledge
    TACTYC

  • Celebrating Children’s Learning: Assessment Beyond Levels in the Early Years book cover

    Celebrating Children’s Learning

    Assessment Beyond Levels in the Early Years, 1st Edition

    Edited by Julian Grenier, Sue Finch, Caroline Vollans

    In response to growing pressure on early years practitioners to adopt a ‘tick-box’ approach to recording children’s progress, Celebrating Children’s Learning sets out a bold, alternative vision for assessment in the early years. Drawing upon an inspiring collaboration between London nursery schools…

    Paperback – 2017-12-12
    Routledge

  • Children Living in Sustainable Built Environments: New Urbanisms, New Citizens book cover

    Children Living in Sustainable Built Environments

    New Urbanisms, New Citizens, 1st Edition

    By Pia Christensen, Sophie Hadfield-Hill, John Horton, Peter Kraftl

    Urban living has dramatically changed over the past generation, refashioning children’s relationships with the towns and cities in which they live, and the modes of living within them. Focusing on the global shift in urban planning towards sustainable urbanism - from master planned ‘sustainable…

    Paperback – 2017-12-11
    Routledge

  • Participatory Evaluation in Youth and Community Work: Theory and Practice book cover

    Participatory Evaluation in Youth and Community Work

    Theory and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Susan Cooper

    Evaluation is an essential element of professional practice. However, there is little in the literature that is designed to help students involve and support young people in evaluating the impact of youth work activities. This comprehensive book explores current thinking about evaluation in the…

    Paperback – 2017-12-11
    Routledge

  • Found in Translation: Connecting Reconceptualist Thinking with Early Childhood Education Practices book cover

    Found in Translation

    Connecting Reconceptualist Thinking with Early Childhood Education Practices, 1st Edition

    Edited by Nicola Yelland, Dana Frantz Bentley

    Found in Translation: Connecting Reconceptualist Thinking with Early Childhood Education Practices highlights the relationships between reconceptualist theory and classroom practice. Each chapter in this edited collection considers a contemporary issue and explores its potential to disrupt the…

    Paperback – 2017-12-05
    Routledge
    Changing Images of Early Childhood

  • Early Childhood Education and Care for Sustainability: International Perspectives book cover

    Early Childhood Education and Care for Sustainability

    International Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Valerie Huggins, David Evans

    This innovative and timely book explores issues and concerns surrounding Education for Sustainable Development in early childhood, providing a range of perspectives on how we can live and promote more healthy, just and sustainable lives. It examines the professional responsibility of Early Years…

    Paperback – 2017-11-09
    Routledge
    TACTYC

  • Wise Words: How Susan Isaacs Changed Parenting book cover

    Wise Words: How Susan Isaacs Changed Parenting

    1st Edition

    By Caroline Vollans

    "Harassed" writes: "Your answers to correspondents are exceedingly clear, and when I read them I say, ‘That is just the answer I should think of’, though I believe I should have great difficulty when it came actually to putting it into words! However, I cannot answer my own problems, so will you…

    Paperback – 2017-10-26
    Routledge

  • The Voice of the Child: How to Listen Effectively to Young Children book cover

    The Voice of the Child

    How to Listen Effectively to Young Children, 1st Edition

    By Julia Maria Gouldsboro

    If we want children to be successful, confident, independent learners, we need to relearn the skill of truly listening. The Voice of the Child builds on a number of theories which recognise the importance of interacting with, and listening, to the children in our care, and demonstrates how these…

    Paperback – 2017-10-25
    Routledge

  • Poverty and Inclusion in Early Years Education book cover

    Poverty and Inclusion in Early Years Education

    1st Edition

    By Mark Cronin, Karen Argent, Chris Collett

    Poverty and Inclusion in Early Years Education will help practitioners to understand the experiences of young children who are living in poverty. It examines the potentially devastating impact of poverty and social exclusion on children’s chances in later life, and considers recent policy and…

    Paperback – 2017-10-13
    Routledge
    Diversity and Inclusion in the Early Years

  • The Routledge International Handbook of Young Children’s Thinking and Understanding book cover

    The Routledge International Handbook of Young Children’s Thinking and Understanding

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sue Robson, Suzanne Flannery Quinn

     This ground-breaking handbook provides a much-needed, contemporary and authoritative reference text on young children’s thinking. The different perspectives represented in the thirty-nine chapters contribute to a vibrant picture of young children, their ways of thinking and their efforts…

    Paperback – 2017-10-12
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks of Education

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