Education: Childhood

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

    Engaging Preschoolers in Mathematics

    Using Classroom Routines for Problem Solving, 1st Edition

    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 – 2018-10-09
    Routledge

  • 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, 1st Edition

    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

  • Narratives in Early Childhood Education: Communication, Sense Making and Lived Experience book cover

    Narratives in Early Childhood Education

    Communication, Sense Making and Lived Experience, 1st Edition

    Edited by Susanne Garvis, Niklas Pramling

    Over the past few decades, a growing body of literature has developed which examines children’s perspectives of their own lives, viewing them as social actors and experts in their understanding of the world. Focusing specifically on narratives, this unique and timely book provides an analysis of…

    Paperback – 2018-09-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Early Childhood Education

  • Old and New Generations in the 21st Century: Shifting Landscapes of Education book cover

    Old and New Generations in the 21st Century

    Shifting Landscapes of Education, 1st Edition

    Edited by Stefan Ramaekers

    The matter of simply living together, on both a global and a local scale, is complicated by the cultural, economic, religious, technological, and ecological challenges that we face in today’s world. An educational–philosophical take on these complexities translates into reflections on, and attempts…

    Paperback – 2018-09-27
    Routledge

  • Racialisation in Early Years Education: Black Children’s Stories from the Classroom book cover

    Racialisation in Early Years Education

    Black Children’s Stories from the Classroom, 1st Edition

    By Gina Houston

    This timely book explores the unique experiences of young black children during their first year of school and supports an understanding of how entry into the early years environment impacts on identity. Their stories emphasise the importance of listening to the voices of children themselves. A…

    Paperback – 2018-09-25
    Routledge
    TACTYC

  • Growing up in the Playground: The Social Development of Children book cover

    Growing up in the Playground

    The Social Development of Children, 1st Edition

    By Andy Sluckin

    First published in 1981, this work is based on the author’s research in the playgrounds of two Oxford schools. It describes the order amongst the apparent chaos by relating the playtime activities – the games, rhymes and taunts of five-to-ten-year-olds in first and middle schools – to children’s…

    Paperback – 2018-09-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Sociology of Education

  • Philosophy and Pedagogy of Early Childhood book cover

    Philosophy and Pedagogy of Early Childhood

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sandy Farquhar, E. Jayne White

    In recent years, new discourses have emerged to inform the philosophy and pedagogy of early childhood. This collection brings together contributions from leading scholars in early childhood education, and each chapter engages with the critical task of reformulating early childhood education and the…

    Paperback – 2018-09-18
    Routledge
    Educational Philosophy and Theory

  • Creativity and Creative Pedagogies in the Early and Primary Years book cover

    Creativity and Creative Pedagogies in the Early and Primary Years

    1st Edition

    Edited by Teresa Cremin

    Whilst recognition of the role and nature of creativity and interest in creative pedagogical practice has grown, tensions persist at several levels, particularly in accountability cultures, where international comparisons of literacy, numeracy and science frame, shape and often limit policy,…

    Paperback – 2018-09-04
    Routledge

  • 'Be Realistic, Demand the Impossible': A Memoir of Work in Childcare and Education book cover

    'Be Realistic, Demand the Impossible'

    A Memoir of Work in Childcare and Education, 1st Edition

    By Helen Penn

    An astute exploration of the complexities of working and learning in the field of Early Childhood Education and Care, Professor Helen Penn tells of her experiences of working as a teacher, social worker, campaigner, researcher and writer, and so reflects on the perennial and complex issues which…

    Paperback – 2018-08-21
    Routledge
    Contesting Early Childhood

  • Early Childhood Education and Care for a Shared Sustainable World: People, Planet and Profits book cover

    Early Childhood Education and Care for a Shared Sustainable World

    People, Planet and Profits, 1st Edition

    By Sandra Smidt

    Making an important contribution to the growing body of literature addressing the issue of sustainability in the Early Years, Sandra Smidt provides a highly accessible text examining the philosophical, political, economic, social and cultural aspects of sustainability impacting on very…

    Paperback – 2018-08-15
    Routledge

  • An Interdisciplinary Approach to Early Childhood Education and Care: Perspectives from Australia book cover

    An Interdisciplinary Approach to Early Childhood Education and Care

    Perspectives from Australia, 1st Edition

    By Susanne Garvis, Matthew Manning

    An Interdisciplinary Approach to Early Childhood Education and Care explores early childhood education and care in Australia from a variety of perspectives, highlighting the complexity of working within the field and the need for a truly interdisciplinary approach. It argues that only a holistic…

    Paperback – 2018-07-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Early Childhood Education

  • The Philosophy and Practice of Outstanding Early Years Provision book cover

    The Philosophy and Practice of Outstanding Early Years Provision

    1st Edition

    Edited by Pat Beckley

    This book examines the philosophical and theoretical foundations of early years practice, and supports practitioners as they reflect on the collective and personal rationales which motivate and inform their work with young children. Theoretical underpinnings are explored from a variety of…

    Paperback – 2018-06-18
    Routledge

3Series in Childhood

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