Education: Childhood

  • Early Childhood Education for Muslim Children: Rationales and practices in South Africa book cover

    Early Childhood Education for Muslim Children

    Rationales and practices in South Africa, 1st Edition

    By Hasina Banu Ebrahim

    Early Childhood Education for Muslim Children foregrounds the marginalised perspective of Muslim children aged three to five and examines how they are cared for and educated in centre-based provision in two provinces in post-apartheid South Africa. Both theological and social science perspectives…

    Paperback – 2018-06-01
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Early Childhood Education

  • Career Exploration and Development in Childhood: Perspectives from theory, practice and research book cover

    Career Exploration and Development in Childhood

    Perspectives from theory, practice and research, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mark Watson, Mary McMahon

    Career Exploration and Development in Childhood presents chapters from leading figures in the field of childhood career exploration and development. The first substantive edited collection of its kind, this book makes an important contribution to our understanding of children’s career development.…

    Paperback – 2018-05-08
    Routledge

  • Little Kids, Big Dilemmas: Your parenting problems solved by science book cover

    Little Kids, Big Dilemmas

    Your parenting problems solved by science, 1st Edition

    By Sarah Kuppen

    Fed up with conflicting advice? This book offers real answers to the following questions and more… Can sleep training harm my baby? Is screen time bad for my child? Is breast always best? Psychologist Dr Sarah Kuppen, expert in early child development, uses her scientific expertise to sort through…

    Paperback – 2018-04-12
    Routledge

  • A History of American Gifted Education book cover

    A History of American Gifted Education

    1st Edition

    By Jennifer L. Jolly

    A History of American Gifted Education provides the first comprehensive history of the field of gifted education, which is essential to recognizing its contribution to the overall American educational landscape. The text relies heavily on primary documents and artifacts as well as essential…

    Paperback – 2018-04-04
    Routledge

  • Nature and Young Children: Encouraging Creative Play and Learning in Natural Environments book cover

    Nature and Young Children

    Encouraging Creative Play and Learning in Natural Environments, 3rd Edition

    By Ruth Wilson

    Now in its third edition, Nature and Young Children promotes the holistic development of children by connecting them with nature. It offers practical advice on how to set up indoor and outdoor nature play spaces as well as encouraging environmentally responsible attitudes, values and behaviour in…

    Paperback – 2018-03-29
    Routledge

  • Music and Singing in the Early Years: A Guide to Singing with Young Children book cover

    Music and Singing in the Early Years

    A Guide to Singing with Young Children, 1st Edition

    By Zoe Greenhalgh

    Music and singing are an inherent part of children’s lives and offer a wonderful opportunity to promote young children’s learning and development. This how-to guide is full of useful information to support musical understanding and assist practitioners in developing their knowledge, skills and…

    Paperback – 2018-03-12
    Routledge

  • Handbook of International Perspectives on Early Childhood Education book cover

    Handbook of International Perspectives on Early Childhood Education

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jaipaul L. Roopnarine, James E. Johnson, Suzanne Flannery Quinn, Michael M. Patte

    The Handbook of International Perspectives on Early Childhood Education provides a groundbreaking compilation of research from an interdisciplinary group of distinguished experts in early childhood education (ECE), child development, cultural and cross-cultural research in the psychological…

    Paperback – 2018-03-02
    Routledge

  • Vygotsky’s Theory in Early Childhood Education and Research: Russian and Western Values book cover

    Vygotsky’s Theory in Early Childhood Education and Research

    Russian and Western Values, 1st Edition

    Edited by Nikolay Veraksa, Sonja Sheridan

    Drawing upon in-depth analyses of Lev Vygotsky’s theories of early childhood and investigating the ways in which his ideas are reflected in contemporary educational settings, this book brings into sharp relief the numerous opportunities for preschool learning and development afforded by Vygotskian…

    Paperback – 2018-02-28
    Routledge

  • Cultural Diversity and Inclusion in Early Years Education book cover

    Cultural Diversity and Inclusion in Early Years Education

    1st Edition

    By Penny Borkett

    Cultural Diversity and Inclusion in Early Years Education reveals how cultural diversity can be celebrated in every early years setting. Acknowledging the impact of culture on a child’s development and identity, the book demonstrates the need for practitioners to appreciate cultural difference,…

    Paperback – 2018-02-21
    Routledge
    Diversity and Inclusion in the Early Years

  • The Early Reader in Children’s Literature and Culture: Theorizing Books for Beginning Readers book cover

    The Early Reader in Children’s Literature and Culture

    Theorizing Books for Beginning Readers, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jennifer Miskec, Annette Wannamaker

    This is the first volume to consider the popular literary category of Early Readers – books written and designed for children who are just beginning to read independently. It argues that Early Readers deserve more scholarly attention and careful thought because they are, for many younger readers,…

    Paperback – 2018-02-12
    Routledge
    Children's Literature and Culture

  • Planning in the Moment with Young Children: A Practical Guide for Early Years Practitioners and Parents book cover

    Planning in the Moment with Young Children

    A Practical Guide for Early Years Practitioners and Parents, 1st Edition

    By Anna Ephgrave

    Young children live in the here and now. If adults are to make a real difference to their learning they need to seize the moments when children first show curiosity, and support their next steps immediately. This book embraces the concept of planning "in the moment" and emphasises the critical role…

    Paperback – 2018-02-05
    Routledge

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

    Understanding the Montessori Approach

    Early Years Education in Practice, 2nd Edition

    By Barbara Isaacs, Barbara Isaacs

    Understanding the Montessori Approach is a much-needed source of information for those wishing to extend and consolidate their understanding of the Montessori Approach and how it is used in the teaching and learning of young children. The book will enable the reader to analyse the essential…

    Paperback – 2018-01-29
    Routledge
    Understanding the… Approach

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