Education: Early Years

  • Counseling at the Beginning: Interventions and Issues in Infancy and Early Childhood book cover

    Counseling at the Beginning

    Interventions and Issues in Infancy and Early Childhood, 1st Edition

    Edited by Catherine Tucker

    Counseling at the Beginning is a thorough, practice-based guide for counselors who serve the mental health needs of very young children and their families. Chapters based on current developmental psychology research prepare mental health, school, and addictions counselors to work with pregnant…

    Paperback – 2019-07-11
    Routledge

  • A Teacher's Guide to Philosophy for Children book cover

    A Teacher's Guide to Philosophy for Children

    1st Edition

    By Keith J. Topping, Steven Trickey, Paul Cleghorn

    A Teacher’s Guide to Philosophy for Children provides educators with the process and structures to engage children in inquiring as a group into ‘big’ moral, ethical and spiritual questions, while also considering curricular necessities and the demands of national and local standards. Based on the…

    Paperback – 2019-06-25
    Routledge

  • Curriculum in Early Childhood Education: Re-examined, Reclaimed, Renewed book cover

    Curriculum in Early Childhood Education

    Re-examined, Reclaimed, Renewed, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Jennifer J. Mueller, Nancy File

    Curriculum in Early Childhood Education: Re-examined, Reclaimed, Renewed critically and thoroughly examines key questions, aims, and approaches in early childhood curricula. Designed to provide a theoretical and philosophical foundation for examining teaching and learning in the early years, this…

    Paperback – 2019-06-24
    Routledge

  • Using Innovative Methods in Early Years Research: Beyond the Conventional book cover

    Using Innovative Methods in Early Years Research

    Beyond the Conventional, 1st Edition

    Edited by Zeta Brown, Helen Perkins

    Exploring a range of unconventional research methods and considering how these can be used effectively in practice, this accessible textbook encourages the use of innovative approaches to conduct research in early years contexts. Using Innovative Methods in Early Years Research provides key…

    Paperback – 2019-06-24
    Routledge

  • The Importance of Play in Early Childhood Education: Psychoanalytic, Attachment, and Developmental Perspectives book cover

    The Importance of Play in Early Childhood Education

    Psychoanalytic, Attachment, and Developmental Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Marilyn Charles, Jill Bellinson

    The Importance of Play in Early Childhood Education presents various theories of play and demonstrates how it serves communicative, developmental, and relational functions, highlighting the importance and development of the capacity to play in terms useful to early childhood educators. The…

    Paperback – 2019-06-21
    Routledge

  • Empowering Early Childhood Educators: International Pedagogies as Provocation book cover

    Empowering Early Childhood Educators

    International Pedagogies as Provocation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Naomi McLeod, Patricia Giardiello

    This forward-thinking text challenges educators to think about and question the purpose of education and explores international understandings of the role played by early years professionals in promoting participatory, ethical and reflexive practice which benefits children as independent…

    Paperback – 2019-06-20
    Routledge

  • Education in England and Wales: An Annotated Bibliography book cover

    Education in England and Wales

    An Annotated Bibliography, 1st Edition

    By Franklin Parker, Betty June Parker

    Originally published in 1991, this title was begun just before passage of the Education Reform Act of 1988 (ERA 88), which was implemented in the 1990s. This major act along with still-in-force provisions of the 1944 Education Act (with its 17 amendments) comprises the statutes governing education…

    Paperback – 2019-06-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Play Cycle: Theory, Research and Application book cover

    The Play Cycle

    Theory, Research and Application, 1st Edition

    By Pete King, Gordon Sturrock

    Twenty years after Gordon Sturrock and the late Professor Perry Else’s 'Colorado Paper' introduced the Play Cycle, this theory of play now supports professional playwork practice, training and education. The Play Cycle: Theory, Research and Application is the first book of its kind to explain…

    Hardback – 2019-06-12
    Routledge
    Advances in Playwork Research

  • The Philosophy of Play as Life book cover

    The Philosophy of Play as Life

    1st Edition

    Edited by Wendy Russell, Emily Ryall, Malcolm MacLean

    It is now widely acknowledged that play is central to our lives. As a phenomenon, play poses important questions of reality, subjectivity, competition, inclusion and exclusion. This international collection is the third in a series of books (including The Philosophy of Play and Philosophical…

    Paperback – 2019-06-10
    Routledge

  • Working with Parents and Families in Early Childhood Education book cover

    Working with Parents and Families in Early Childhood Education

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ute Ward, Bob Perry

    This book reports initiatives to listen to parents and families, to ascertain what families believe and do as they seek to engage collaboratively with their children’s educators, and what educators and educational systems might do to facilitate and/or establish barriers to such engagement. Parental…

    Hardback – 2019-05-31
    Routledge
    EECERA Collection of Research in Early Childhood Education

  • Reading: A Basic Guide for Parents and Teachers book cover

    Reading

    A Basic Guide for Parents and Teachers, 1st Edition

    By Pamela McKeown

    Originally published in 1974. This is an enlightening guide to the teaching of reading in response to the desire to motivate children to read and write, and rapidly and permanently teach them these techniques. It gives an account of the modern methods of teaching these skills, based on the natural…

    Paperback – 2019-05-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Literacy

  • Parental Involvement in Children's Reading book cover

    Parental Involvement in Children's Reading

    1st Edition

    Edited by Keith Topping, Sheila Wolfendale

    Parental involvement in children's education is a subject of growing interest and recent legislation in both the UK and USA has given formal recognition of parents’ rights. Learning to read is an obvious area where parents can do a great deal to help, and some schools have had programmes for…

    Paperback – 2019-05-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Literacy

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