Education: Early Years

  • Rethinking Early Literacies: Reading and Rewriting Worlds book cover

    Rethinking Early Literacies

    Reading and Rewriting Worlds, 1st Edition

    By Mariana Souto-Manning, Haeny S. Yoon

    Rethinking Early Literacies honors the identities of young children as they read, write, speak, and play across various spaces, in and out of pre/school. Despite narrow curricular mandates and policies, the book highlights the language resources and tools that children cultivate from families,…

    Paperback – 2018-01-25
    Routledge
    Changing Images of Early Childhood

  • The Professional Development of Early Years Educators book cover

    The Professional Development of Early Years Educators

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jane Waters, Jane Payler, Ken Jones

    This book provides a critical insight into comparative approaches to the professional learning and development of early years educators – taken to include all those working in a professional capacity with young children in educative settings, including home-based care and education. It also…

    Hardback – 2018-01-23
    Routledge

  • Learning Through Woodwork: Introducing Creative Woodwork in the Early Years book cover

    Learning Through Woodwork

    Introducing Creative Woodwork in the Early Years, 1st Edition

    By Pete Moorhouse

    This essential guide provides clear and comprehensive support for those looking to introduce creative woodwork into early years settings. With theory, practical advice, stunning colour images and case studies, the book will inspire practitioners to embrace woodwork and encourage children’s…

    Paperback – 2018-01-22
    Routledge

  • Early Childhood Education Management: Insights into business practice and leadership book cover

    Early Childhood Education Management

    Insights into business practice and leadership, 1st Edition

    By Mary Moloney, Jan Pettersen

    The Early Childhood Education sector around the world is constantly changing, whether because of the unprecedented demand for ECE services globally, accelerated social change, or the introduction of pedagogical and regulatory practices. Based upon empirical inquiry, Early Childhood Education…

    Paperback – 2018-01-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Early Childhood Education

  • Immersion Education in the Early Years book cover

    Immersion Education in the Early Years

    1st Edition

    Edited by Tina Hickey, Anne-Marie de Mejía

    Worldwide, more parents are opting for immersion pre-schooling for their children in order to benefit from its linguistic, educational, and cultural benefits. This immersion can be either bilingual or monolingual, aimed at early second language learning, or at language maintenance – offering…

    Paperback – 2018-01-12
    Routledge

  • Play and Wellbeing book cover

    Play and Wellbeing

    1st Edition

    Edited by Cindy Clark

    In an era of increasingly patient-centered healthcare, understanding how health and illness play out in social context is vital. This volume opens a unique window on the role of play in health and wellbeing in widely varied contexts, from the work of Patch Adams as a hospital clown, to an…

    Paperback – 2018-01-12
    Routledge

  • Literacy, Storytelling and Bilingualism in Asian Classrooms book cover

    Literacy, Storytelling and Bilingualism in Asian Classrooms

    1st Edition

    Edited by Alice Sterling Honig

    Contrary to previously held beliefs that bilingualism wonder hinder cognitive and language development in children, research has shown that bilingual children show enhanced cognitive flexibility and an ability to better focus their attention. This book explores both emergent literacy and…

    Paperback – 2018-01-12
    Routledge

  • Teaching for Active Citizenship: Moral values and personal epistemology in early years classrooms book cover

    Teaching for Active Citizenship

    Moral values and personal epistemology in early years classrooms, 1st Edition

    By Joanne Lunn Brownlee, Eva Johansson, Susan Walker, Laura Scholes

    There is strong social and political interest in active citizenship and values in education internationally. Active citizenship requires children to experience and internalize moral values for human rights, developing their own opinions and moral responsibility. While investment in young children…

    Paperback – 2018-01-03
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Early Childhood Education

  • Meaning Making in Early Childhood Research: Pedagogies and the Personal book cover

    Meaning Making in Early Childhood Research

    Pedagogies and the Personal, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jeanne Marie Iorio, Will Parnell

    Meaning Making in Early Childhood Research asks readers to rethink research in early childhood education through qualitative research practices reflective of arts-based pedagogies. This collection explores how educators and researchers can move toward practices of meaning making in early…

    Paperback – 2017-12-18
    Routledge
    Changing Images of Early Childhood

  • Values in Early Childhood Education: Citizenship for Tomorrow book cover

    Values in Early Childhood Education

    Citizenship for Tomorrow, 1st Edition

    Edited by Eva Johansson, Johanna Einarsdottir

    Dr Eva Johansson is Professor of Education at the Department of Early Childhood Education, University of Stavanger, Norway. Dr Johanna Einarsdottir is a Professor of Early Childhood Education and the Dean of School of Education at the University of Iceland.…

    Paperback – 2017-12-15
    Routledge
    Towards an Ethical Praxis in Early Childhood

  • Young Children’s Experimental Cookery book cover

    Young Children’s Experimental Cookery

    1st Edition

    By Elizabeth Carruthers, Carole Keane, Jo Ingleby

    Young Children’s Experimental Cookery encourages Early Years practitioners and teachers to take an innovative and creative approach to introducing young children to food and cooking. The book addresses wider issues such as healthy eating and food preparation skills, but also moves beyond the…

    Paperback – 2017-12-15
    Routledge

  • Understanding and Supporting Young Writers from Birth to 8 book cover

    Understanding and Supporting Young Writers from Birth to 8

    1st Edition

    Edited by Noella Mackenzie, Janet Scull

    As the world comes to grips with what it means to be literate in the twenty-first century, Understanding and Supporting Young Writers from Birth to 8 provides practitioners with the skills and knowledge they need to support young children effectively as they learn to write. Interweaving theory and…

    Paperback – 2017-12-14
    Routledge

15Series in Early Years

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