Education: Childhood

  • 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

  • The 'Poor Child': The cultural politics of education, development and childhood book cover

    The 'Poor Child'

    The cultural politics of education, development and childhood, 1st Edition

    Edited by Lucy Hopkins, Arathi Sriprakash

    Why are development discourses of the ‘poor child’ in need of radical revision? What are the theoretical and methodological challenges and possibilities for ethical understandings of childhoods and poverty? The ‘poor child’ at the centre of development activity is often measured against and…

    Paperback – 2019-01-16
    Routledge
    Education, Poverty and International Development

  • Border-crossing in Education: Historical perspectives on transnational connections and circulations book cover

    Border-crossing in Education

    Historical perspectives on transnational connections and circulations, 1st Edition

    Edited by Joëlle Droux, Rita Hofstetter

    Border-crossing in Education comprises a series of case studies covering a variety of cultural areas, in order to reveal the density of connections and exchanges that inform educational practices, policies, and systems. It attaches particular importance to individual and collective actors that…

    Paperback – 2019-01-08
    Routledge

  • Progress, Change and Development in Early Childhood Education and Care: International Perspectives book cover

    Progress, Change and Development in Early Childhood Education and Care

    International Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Elizabeth Coates, Dorothy Faulkner

    In 2000, the Millennium Development Goals set out targets aimed at creating a safer, more prosperous, and more equitable world. If these goals were to be achieved, children’s lives would indeed be transformed. In this collection, achievements against these targets are identified, with each…

    Paperback – 2019-01-03
    Routledge

  • Home Education in Historical Perspective: Domestic pedagogies in England and Wales, 1750-1900 book cover

    Home Education in Historical Perspective

    Domestic pedagogies in England and Wales, 1750-1900, 1st Edition

    Edited by Christina De Bellaigue

    This book is the first publication to devote serious attention to the history of home education from the late eighteenth to the early twentieth century. It brings together work by historians, literary scholars and current practitioners who shed new light on the history of home-schooling in the UK…

    Paperback – 2019-01-03
    Routledge

  • Researching Play from a Playwork Perspective book cover

    Researching Play from a Playwork Perspective

    1st Edition

    Edited by Pete King, Shelly Newstead

    Play is of critical importance to the well-being of children across the globe, a fact reflected in Article 31 of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child. Yet existing literature on the subject is largely confined to discussing play from a developmental, educational or psychological…

    Paperback – 2018-12-19
    Routledge
    Advances in Playwork Research

  • Messy Play in the Early Years: Supporting Learning through Material Engagements book cover

    Messy Play in the Early Years

    Supporting Learning through Material Engagements, 1st Edition

    By Sue Gascoyne

    Combining a rich theoretical foundation with practical tips, advice and case studies, Messy Play in the Early Years provides an informative and practical exploration of the unique qualities, characteristics and learning possibilities of messy play. Packed with valuable insights from research and…

    Paperback – 2018-12-10
    Routledge

  • 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, 1st Edition

    By Luci Pangrazio

    What do young people really do with digital media? Young People's Literacies in the Digital Age aims to debunk the common myths and assumptions that are associated with young people's relationship with digital media. In contrast to widespread notions of the empowered and enabled 'digital native',…

    Paperback – 2018-11-20
    Routledge

  • Understanding the HighScope Approach: Early Years Education in Practice book cover

    Understanding the HighScope Approach

    Early Years Education in Practice, 2nd Edition

    By Monica Wiltshire, Monica Wiltshire

    Understanding the HighScope Approach is a much-needed source of information for those wishing to extend and consolidate their understanding of this innovative education programme. It will enable the reader to analyse the essential elements of the HighScope approach to early childhood and its…

    Paperback – 2018-10-31
    Routledge
    Understanding the… Approach

  • How to Develop Partnerships with Parents: A Practical Guide for the Early Years book cover

    How to Develop Partnerships with Parents

    A Practical Guide for the Early Years, 1st Edition

    By Teresa Wilson

    This definitive resource provides a comprehensive range of activities and materials enabling you to equip your staff with the knowledge, confidence and skills they need to collaborate effectively with parents as part of their early years practice. Packed with practical, reflective and team-based…

    Paperback – 2018-10-25
    Routledge

  • Children, Adolescents, and Media: The future of research and action book cover

    Children, Adolescents, and Media

    The future of research and action, 1st Edition

    Edited by Dafna Lemish, Amy Jordan, Vicky Rideout

    Bringing together the leading researchers on children, adolescents, and the media, this books offers their cutting-edge, ‘big picture’ ideas for the future of research and scholarship in the field. Individual chapters focus on topics such as the role of big data in media research, digital literacy,…

    Paperback – 2018-10-18
    Routledge

  • The Outdoor Classroom in Practice, Ages 3–7: A Month-By-Month Guide to Forest School Provision book cover

    The Outdoor Classroom in Practice, Ages 3–7

    A Month-By-Month Guide to Forest School Provision, 2nd Edition

    By Karen Constable

    The outdoor environment is an integral part of many early years settings and schools, but is it being used to its full potential? The Outdoor Classroom in Practice, Ages 3-7 offers guidance on how the outdoors can be used to teach and challenge children across a range of settings by drawing on…

    Paperback – 2018-10-15
    Routledge

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