Education: Early Years

  • Supporting Literacies for Children of Color: A Strength-Based Approach to Preschool Literacy book cover

    Supporting Literacies for Children of Color

    A Strength-Based Approach to Preschool Literacy, 1st Edition

    By Daniel R. Meier

    A comprehensive theory-to-practice guidebook, Supporting Literacies for Children of Color argues for a new strength-based view of teaching to support the literacy talents and abilities of preschool-aged children of Color. The early childhood field is at a critical juncture in preschool…

    Paperback – 2019-12-02
    Routledge

  • Play, Physical Activity and Public Health: The Reframing of Children's Leisure Lives book cover

    Play, Physical Activity and Public Health

    The Reframing of Children's Leisure Lives, 1st Edition

    By Stephanie A. Alexander, Katherine L. Frohlich, Caroline Fusco

    Are children playing less than they used to? Are rising obesity rates linked to a decline in children’s time to play freely? These and other related questions have filled the pages of newspapers, magazines and scholarly journals for the past decade. Researchers and journalists have attributed these…

    Paperback – 2019-11-29
    Routledge

  • Promoting Academic Readiness for African American Males with Dyslexia: Implications for Preschool to Elementary School Teaching book cover

    Promoting Academic Readiness for African American Males with Dyslexia

    Implications for Preschool to Elementary School Teaching, 1st Edition

    Edited by Shawn Anthony Robinson, Corey Thompson

    This timely book tackles underlying issues that see disproportionate numbers of African American males with dyslexia undiagnosed, untreated, and falling behind their peers in terms of literacy achievement. Considering factors including dialectic linguistic difference, limited phonological…

    Hardback – 2019-11-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Educational Equality and Diversity

  • Addressing Challenging Behaviors and Mental Health Issues in Early Childhood book cover

    Addressing Challenging Behaviors and Mental Health Issues in Early Childhood

    2nd Edition

    By Mojdeh Bayat

    Now in a fully updated second edition, this essential volume provides research-based strategies to help educators address challenging behaviors in early childhood and elementary years. Drawing on research and approaches from the fields of neuroscience, child development, child psychiatry,…

    Paperback – 2019-11-19
    Routledge

  • Enhancing Digital Literacy and Creativity: Makerspaces in the Early Years book cover

    Enhancing Digital Literacy and Creativity

    Makerspaces in the Early Years, 1st Edition

    Edited by Alicia Blum-Ross, Kristiina Kumpulainen, Jackie Marsh

    Enhancing Digital Literacy and Creativity is an exploration of how young children gain digital literacies in ‘makerspaces.’ The international authors investigate how hands-on experimentation with a variety of materials - from traditional arts and crafts to contemporary digital tools like 3D…

    Paperback – 2019-11-19
    Routledge

  • Solution Focused Practice in Schools: 80 Ideas and Strategies book cover

    Solution Focused Practice in Schools

    80 Ideas and Strategies, 1st Edition

    By Yasmin Ajmal, Harvey Ratner

    Solution Focused Practice is a change-focused approach to enabling people of all ages to make progress in their lives by emphasising what is wanted in the future, amplifying successes and highlighting the capacities and skills available to support progress. Grounded in the reality of the…

    Paperback – 2019-11-18
    Routledge

  • Short Wordless Picture Books: Developing Sentence and Narrative Skills for People with Speech, Language and Communication Needs book cover

    Short Wordless Picture Books

    Developing Sentence and Narrative Skills for People with Speech, Language and Communication Needs, 1st Edition

    By Kulvinder Kaur

    This collection of short wordless picture books helps to support children with speech, language and communication needs as they develop their expressive sentence and narrative skills through storytelling. Each book is comprised of six colourful images that follow a simple everyday routine such as ‘…

    Pack – 2019-11-18
    Routledge

  • Handbook of Research on the Education of Young Children book cover

    Handbook of Research on the Education of Young Children

    4th Edition

    Edited by Olivia N. Saracho

    The Handbook of Research on the Education of Young Children is the essential reference on research on early childhood education throughout the world. This outstanding resource provides a comprehensive research overview of important contemporary issues as well as the information necessary…

    Paperback – 2019-11-14
    Routledge

  • Transforming Early Head Start Home Visiting: A Family Life Education Approach book cover

    Transforming Early Head Start Home Visiting

    A Family Life Education Approach, 1st Edition

    By Bridget A. Walsh, Jennifer A. Mortensen

    Research on home visiting shows that Early Head Start (EHS) home-based programs benefit from additional training and resources that streamline philosophy and content. In this essential guide, Walsh and Mortensen propose that alignment with Family Life Education’s (FLE) strengths-based methodology…

    Paperback – 2019-11-13
    Routledge

  • Choosing and Using Fiction and Non-Fiction 3-11: A Comprehensive Guide for Teachers and Student Teachers book cover

    Choosing and Using Fiction and Non-Fiction 3-11

    A Comprehensive Guide for Teachers and Student Teachers, 2nd Edition

    By Margaret Mallett

    Choosing and Using Fiction and Non-Fiction 3-11 is a guide for primary teachers to the many kinds of texts children encounter, use and enjoy in their nursery and primary school years, providing an invaluable insight into the literature available. Addressing important issues and allowing for the…

    Paperback – 2019-11-12
    Routledge

  • Learning through Touch: Supporting Learners with Multiple Disabilities and Vision Impairment through a Bioecological Systems Perspective book cover

    Learning through Touch

    Supporting Learners with Multiple Disabilities and Vision Impairment through a Bioecological Systems Perspective, 2nd Edition

    By Mike Mclinden, Steve Mccall, Liz Hodges

    This fully revised and updated second edition of Learning through Touch is essential reading for practitioners who support learners with multiple disabilities and vision impairment. These learners will rely on support from their learning partners throughout their education to mediate their learning…

    Paperback – 2019-11-12
    Routledge

  • Intergenerational Learning in Practice: Together Old and Young book cover

    Intergenerational Learning in Practice

    Together Old and Young, 1st Edition

    Edited by Margaret Kernan, Giulia Cortellesi

    Based on innovative global practice, Intergenerational Learning in Practice presents a unique contribution to the field of intergenerational learning. Drawing on the Together Old and Young (TOY) programme, this book provides a comprehensive background to intergenerational learning, along with tools…

    Paperback – 2019-11-11
    Routledge

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