• Celebrating Children’s Learning: Assessment Beyond Levels in the Early Years book cover

    Celebrating Children’s Learning

    Assessment Beyond Levels in the Early Years, 1st Edition

    Edited by Julian Grenier, Sue Finch, Caroline Vollans

    In response to growing pressure on early years practitioners to adopt a ‘tick-box’ approach to recording children’s progress, Celebrating Children’s Learning sets out a bold, alternative vision for assessment in the early years. Drawing upon an inspiring collaboration between London nursery schools…

    Paperback – 2017-12-12
    Routledge

  • Children Living in Sustainable Built Environments: New Urbanisms, New Citizens book cover

    Children Living in Sustainable Built Environments

    New Urbanisms, New Citizens, 1st Edition

    By Pia Christensen, Sophie Hadfield-Hill, John Horton, Peter Kraftl

    Urban living has dramatically changed over the past generation, refashioning children’s relationships with the towns and cities in which they live, and the modes of living within them. Focusing on the global shift in urban planning towards sustainable urbanism - from master planned ‘sustainable…

    Paperback – 2017-12-11
    Routledge

  • Participatory Evaluation in Youth and Community Work: Theory and Practice book cover

    Participatory Evaluation in Youth and Community Work

    Theory and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Susan Cooper

    Evaluation is an essential element of professional practice. However, there is little in the literature that is designed to help students involve and support young people in evaluating the impact of youth work activities. This comprehensive book explores current thinking about evaluation in the…

    Paperback – 2017-12-11
    Routledge

  • Found in Translation: Connecting Reconceptualist Thinking with Early Childhood Education Practices book cover

    Found in Translation

    Connecting Reconceptualist Thinking with Early Childhood Education Practices, 1st Edition

    Edited by Nicola Yelland, Dana Frantz Bentley

    Found in Translation: Connecting Reconceptualist Thinking with Early Childhood Education Practices highlights the relationships between reconceptualist theory and classroom practice. Each chapter in this edited collection considers a contemporary issue and explores its potential to disrupt the…

    Paperback – 2017-12-05
    Routledge
    Changing Images of Early Childhood

  • Understanding Child Development: Psychological Perspectives and Applications book cover

    Understanding Child Development

    Psychological Perspectives and Applications, 2nd Edition

    By Sara Meadows

    Understanding Child Development introduces the main areas of developmental psychology in childhood. Drawing on content which first appeared in ‘Understanding Child Development’, published in 1986, the book includes new bases of evidence and offers an interdisciplinary approach to the subject.…

    Paperback – 2017-11-17
    Routledge

  • Early Childhood Education and Care for Sustainability: International Perspectives book cover

    Early Childhood Education and Care for Sustainability

    International Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Valerie Huggins, David Evans

    This innovative and timely book explores issues and concerns surrounding Education for Sustainable Development in early childhood, providing a range of perspectives on how we can live and promote more healthy, just and sustainable lives. It examines the professional responsibility of Early Years…

    Paperback – 2017-11-09
    Routledge
    TACTYC

  • Wise Words: How Susan Isaacs Changed Parenting book cover

    Wise Words: How Susan Isaacs Changed Parenting

    1st Edition

    By Caroline Vollans

    "Harassed" writes: "Your answers to correspondents are exceedingly clear, and when I read them I say, ‘That is just the answer I should think of’, though I believe I should have great difficulty when it came actually to putting it into words! However, I cannot answer my own problems, so will you…

    Paperback – 2017-10-26
    Routledge

  • The Voice of the Child: How to Listen Effectively to Young Children book cover

    The Voice of the Child

    How to Listen Effectively to Young Children, 1st Edition

    By Julia Maria Gouldsboro

    If we want children to be successful, confident, independent learners, we need to relearn the skill of truly listening. The Voice of the Child builds on a number of theories which recognise the importance of interacting with, and listening, to the children in our care, and demonstrates how these…

    Paperback – 2017-10-25
    Routledge

  • Investigating Emotional, Sensory and Social Learning in Early Years Practice book cover

    Investigating Emotional, Sensory and Social Learning in Early Years Practice

    1st Edition

    By Sarah Cousins, Wendy Cunnah

    This book explores learning in the early years and emphasises the importance of learning in social contexts, through the senses and within close relationships. It moves away from the focus on ‘learning’ as the acquisition of knowledge, and instead emphasises the importance of personal, social and…

    Paperback – 2017-10-19
    Routledge

  • Poverty and Inclusion in Early Years Education book cover

    Poverty and Inclusion in Early Years Education

    1st Edition

    By Mark Cronin, Karen Argent, Chris Collett

    Poverty and Inclusion in Early Years Education will help practitioners to understand the experiences of young children who are living in poverty. It examines the potentially devastating impact of poverty and social exclusion on children’s chances in later life, and considers recent policy and…

    Paperback – 2017-10-13
    Routledge
    Diversity and Inclusion in the Early Years

  • The Routledge International Handbook of Young Children’s Thinking and Understanding book cover

    The Routledge International Handbook of Young Children’s Thinking and Understanding

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sue Robson, Suzanne Flannery Quinn

     This ground-breaking handbook provides a much-needed, contemporary and authoritative reference text on young children’s thinking. The different perspectives represented in the thirty-nine chapters contribute to a vibrant picture of young children, their ways of thinking and their efforts…

    Paperback – 2017-10-12
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks of Education

  • Safeguarding and Protecting Children in the Early Years book cover

    Safeguarding and Protecting Children in the Early Years

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Steven Burton, James Reid

    This new edition provides a comprehensive guide for safeguarding and child protection in the early years. Aimed at both students and practitioners, it offers clear insight and guidance into the legal and policy foundations for effective safeguarding practice, together with both the…

    Paperback – 2017-10-09
    Routledge

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