Education: Early Years

  • Early Years Science Education: A Contemporary Look book cover

    Early Years Science Education

    A Contemporary Look, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mike Watts, Alison Silby

    The educational provision for early years is growing and changing across many parts of the world, not least in the UK. While this book leans heavily on the mounting literature on early child development in its broadest sense – physically, emotionally, linguistically – its central focus lies…

    Hardback – 2018-08-29
    Routledge

  • Self-Regulation and Early School Success book cover

    Self-Regulation and Early School Success

    1st Edition

    Edited by Megan M. McClelland, Shauna L. Tominey

    Self-regulation has been identified as an important predictor of school readiness and academic achievement in young children. Children who struggle with self-regulation are at risk of experiencing peer rejection and academic difficulties. Teachers report that there is high variability in children’s…

    Paperback – 2018-08-23
    Routledge

  • Professional Issues in Work with Babies and Toddlers book cover

    Professional Issues in Work with Babies and Toddlers

    1st Edition

    Edited by Pamela Oberhuemer, Liz Brooker, Rod Parker-Rees

    Early childhood provision for babies and toddlers is in a critical phase. While governments are pushing for fast-paced expansion, mainly to support the return of mothers to the labour market, early childhood experts are deeply concerned about the quality of provision on offer for children up to age…

    Paperback – 2018-08-23
    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

  • Advanced Work-based Practice in the Early Years: A Guide for Students book cover

    Advanced Work-based Practice in the Early Years

    A Guide for Students, 1st Edition

    Edited by Samantha McMahon, Mary Dyer

    Inspired by the first-hand experiences of those studying early childhood education and care, this book supports students as they gain advanced knowledge and skills, and embark on the journey from inexperienced student to graduate professional. Bringing together advanced theory, links to research,…

    Paperback – 2018-08-20
    Routledge

  • 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

  • Early Childhood Intervention: Working with Families of Young Children with Special Needs book cover

    Early Childhood Intervention

    Working with Families of Young Children with Special Needs, 1st Edition

    Edited by Hanan Sukkar, Carl J. Dunst, Jane Kirkby

    Early childhood is considered a critical but often vulnerable period in a child’s development where early identification and intervention can be crucial for improving children’s developmental outcomes. Systems and family-centred perspectives are vital to support families and build their capacities…

    Paperback – 2018-08-14
    Routledge

  • Careers in Child and Adolescent Development: A Student's Guide to Working in the Field book cover

    Careers in Child and Adolescent Development

    A Student's Guide to Working in the Field, 1st Edition

    By Kimberly A. Gordon Biddle, Aletha M. Harven, Cynthia Hudley

    Child and Adolescent Development is a rich and continuously evolving field that offers a wealth of career opportunities. Careers in Child and Adolescent Development is the first textbook to guide students along each step of the career path—from the levels of academic degrees and programs available,…

    Paperback – 2018-07-12
    Routledge

  • Alternative Narratives in Early Childhood: An Introduction for Students and Practitioners book cover

    Alternative Narratives in Early Childhood

    An Introduction for Students and Practitioners, 1st Edition

    By Peter Moss

    Challenging dominant discourses in the field of early childhood education, this book provides an accessible introduction to some of the alternative narratives and diverse perspectives that are increasingly to be heard in this field, as well as discussing the importance of paradigm, politics and…

    Paperback – 2018-07-11
    Routledge
    Contesting Early Childhood

  • 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

  • Inequalities in the Early Years book cover

    Inequalities in the Early Years

    1st Edition

    Edited by Bonnie Johnson, Yvonne Pratt-Johnson

    Inequalities in the Early Years examines poverty’s effects on children and provides workable solutions for decreasing childhood inequalities through the formal education process. This powerful edited collection explores early childhood inequalities across ten disciplines: earth sciences and…

    Paperback – 2018-06-21
    Routledge

  • Snapshots of Museum Experience: Understanding Child Visitors Through Photography book cover

    Snapshots of Museum Experience

    Understanding Child Visitors Through Photography, 1st Edition

    By Elee Kirk, Will Buckingham

    Children are one of the major audiences for museums, but their visits are often seen solely from the point of view of museum learning. In Snapshots of Museum Experience, Will Buckingham draws upon Elee Kirk’s research amongst child visitors to the Oxford University Museum of Natural History, to…

    Hardback – 2018-06-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Museum Studies

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