Education: Childhood

  • Understanding Multiage Education book cover

    Understanding Multiage Education

    1st Edition

    By Sandra J. Stone, Kathleen G. Burriss

    Presenting a compelling case for changing our system of education from a graded, curriculum-centered approach to a multiage, child-centered approach, Understanding Multiage Education is a comprehensive exploration of the philosophy and foundations of multiage education. Veteran educators Stone and…

    Paperback – 2019-05-09
    Routledge

  • Children Writing Poems: Poetic Voices in and out of School book cover

    Children Writing Poems

    Poetic Voices in and out of School, 1st Edition

    By Janine Certo

    This volume demonstrates how the social and instructional worlds that children inhabit influence their poetry writing and performances. Drawing on rich vignettes of students from different racial, ethnic and linguistic backgrounds, it describes and analyzes the work of eight to ten-year-old U.S.…

    Paperback – 2019-05-07
    Routledge

  • Child Pain, Migraine, and Invisible Disability book cover

    Child Pain, Migraine, and Invisible Disability

    1st Edition

    By Susan Honeyman

    In the twenty-first century there is increasing global recognition of pain relief as a basic human right. However, as Susan Honeyman argues in this new take on child pain and invisible disability, such a belief has historically been driven by adult, ideological needs, whereas the needs of children…

    Paperback – 2019-04-15
    Routledge
    Interdisciplinary Disability Studies

  • Nordic Dialogues on Children and Families book cover

    Nordic Dialogues on Children and Families

    1st Edition

    Edited by Susanne Garvis, Elin Eriksen Ødegaard

    This book brings together key authors from the Nordic countries (Sweden, Finland, Norway, Denmark and Iceland) to discuss theoretical and empirical research on families and children. Sharing the Nordic perspective from each of the five countries, the book highlights key ideas within and across the…

    Paperback – 2019-03-21
    Routledge

  • Essential Skills for Managers of Child-Centred Settings book cover

    Essential Skills for Managers of Child-Centred Settings

    3rd Edition

    By Shelly Newstead, Emma Isles-Buck

    Managers in child-centred settings need to be able to draw on a wide range of personal and professional skills to ensure that they are providing the best possible service. Now in its third edition, Essential Skills for Managers of Child-Centred Settings looks at how you can develop the key…

    Paperback – 2019-03-12
    Routledge

  • 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, 1st Edition

    Edited by Llyween Couper, Dean Sutherland

    Play is critical to children’s well-being and development. All students should have access to and adequate time for positive play experiences every day. Learning and Connecting in School Playgrounds invites parents, teachers, principals and education administrators to take another look at their…

    Paperback – 2019-03-12
    Routledge

  • Inspiring Learning Through Cooking book cover

    Inspiring Learning Through Cooking

    1st Edition

    By Suzie Strutt

    Cooking provides children with a wealth of opportunities to discover new materials and processes; develop their physical and social skills; and lead their own learning. Helping teachers and practitioners make the most of the valuable learning opportunities that cooking offers, this book provides…

    Paperback – 2019-03-05
    Routledge

  • Listening to Children's Advice about Starting School and School Age Care book cover

    Listening to Children's Advice about Starting School and School Age Care

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sue Dockett, Johanna Einarsdottir, Bob Perry

    Reflecting the importance of drawing on children’s perspectives to shape professional practice, this book offers a nuanced approach to understanding the aims, implications and practicalities of accessing and incorporating children’s perspectives in pedagogial practices relating to transitions.…

    Paperback – 2019-03-01
    Routledge
    Towards an Ethical Praxis in Early Childhood

  • From Childhood to Chivalry: The Education of the English Kings and Aristocracy 1066-1530 book cover

    From Childhood to Chivalry

    The Education of the English Kings and Aristocracy 1066-1530, 1st Edition

    By Nicholas Orme

    Originally published in 1984, this is a study of the kings and the aristocracy who ruled England between the Conquest and the Reformation. Not, as usual, about their adult lives, but how they became the people they were through childhood and education. The first such study of its kind, it follows…

    Paperback – 2019-02-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Early Childhood Pedagogies: Creating Spaces for Young Children to Flourish book cover

    Early Childhood Pedagogies

    Creating Spaces for Young Children to Flourish, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jane Murray

    Diverse international perspectives on the ways in which young children’s learning and care may be supported converge in this book. Traversing the field of early childhood education and care from its established philosophical underpinnings to 21st century research, policies, and practices, the…

    Paperback – 2019-02-07
    Routledge

  • History, Theory and Practice of Philosophy for Children: International Perspectives book cover

    History, Theory and Practice of Philosophy for Children

    International Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Saeed Naji, Rosnani Hashim

    This book on Philosophy for Children (P4C) is a compilation of articles written by its founders and the movement‘s leaders worldwide. These articles have been prepared in the dialogue and interview format. Part I explains the genesis of the movement, its philosophical and theoretical foundations.…

    Paperback – 2019-01-23
    Routledge

  • Educating Entrepreneurial Citizens: Neoliberalism and Youth Livelihoods in Tanzania book cover

    Educating Entrepreneurial Citizens

    Neoliberalism and Youth Livelihoods in Tanzania, 1st Edition

    By Joan DeJaeghere

    Educating Entrepreneurial Citizens examines the multiple and contradictory purposes and effects of entrepreneurship education aimed at addressing youth unemployment and alleviating poverty in Tanzania. Governments in sub-Saharan Africa face increasing pressure to educate young people through…

    Paperback – 2019-01-17
    Routledge
    Education, Poverty and International Development

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