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  • Child-Centred Education

    By Sue Rogers

    What is child-centred education? Where do its core ideas stem from? What do these ideas mean for children and teachers today? Child-centred education is central to contemporary debates about what constitutes effective teaching and learning. Frequently pitched against formal approaches to education…

    Paperback – 2017-01-01 
    Routledge
    Understanding Primary Education Series

  • Children, Adolescents, and Media

    The future of research and action

    Edited by Dafna Lemish, Amy Jordan, Vicky Rideout

    Bringing together the leading researchers on children, adolescents, and the media, this books offers their cutting-edge, ‘big picture’ ideas for the future of research and scholarship in the field. Individual chapters focus on topics such as the role of big data in media research, digital literacy,…

    Hardback – 2016-12-22 
    Routledge

  • Handbook of Children's Rights

    Global and Multidisciplinary Perspectives

    Edited by Martin D. Ruck, Michele Petersen-Badali, Michael Freeman

    While the notion of young people as individuals worthy or capable of having rights is of relatively recent origin, over the past several decades there has been a substantial increase in both social and political commitment to children’s rights as well as a tendency to grant young people some of the…

    Paperback – 2016-12-16 
    Psychology Press

  • Using Characters and Themes to Inspire Early Learning

    A practical guide

    By Jo Ayers, Louise Robson

    Offering an approach that is tried, tested and proven to work, this book supports practitioners in planning and resourcing a series of topics based around popular themes and interests in the early years. Each topic is open-ended and introduced in the form of a problem which the children have to…

    Paperback – 2016-12-16 
    Routledge

  • Children Living in Sustainable Built Environments

    New urbanisms, new citizens

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

    Over the past generation or so urban living has dramatically transformed, leading to significant changes in the lives of children and young people growing up today. Rapid urbanisation, formidable physical re-composition of cities, and the huge proliferation of urban populations are refashioning…

    Paperback – 2016-12-15 
    Routledge

  • Early Childhood Education for Muslim Children

    Rationales and practices in South Africa

    By Hasina Banu Ebrahim

    Early Childhood Education for Muslim Children foregrounds the marginalised perspective of Muslim children aged three to five and examines how they are cared for and educated in centre-based provision in two provinces in post-apartheid South Africa. Both theological and social science perspectives…

    Hardback – 2016-12-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Early Childhood Education

  • Storytelling in Early Childhood

    Enriching language, literacy and classroom culture

    Edited by Teresa Cremin, Rosie Flewitt, Ben Mardell, Joan Swann

    Storytelling in Early Childhood is a captivating book which explores the multiple dimensions of storytelling and story acting and shows how they enrich language and literacy learning in the early years. Foregrounding the power of children’s own stories in the early and primary years, it provides…

    Paperback – 2016-12-08 
    Routledge

  • Exploring Children’s Learning

    3 – 11 years

    Edited by Christine Ritchie

    Exploring Children’s Learning: 3 – 11 years is essential reading for those passionate about supporting children in learning environments from Early Years to Key Stage 2. By combining learning with important aspects of a broad curriculum content it will stimulate and enhance your passion for…

    Paperback – 2016-12-08 
    Routledge

  • Getting Boys Up and Running in the Early Years

    Creating stimulating places and spaces for learning

    By Julie Cigman

    Getting Boys Up and Running in the Early Years addresses the fact that boys do less well than girls in all areas of learning in the Early Years and continue to lag behind girls in assessments throughout their school careers. This book draws on current research to provide practical advice on ways in…

    Paperback – 2016-12-07 
    Routledge

  • Working Together in Children's Services

    2nd Edition

    By Damien Fitzgerald, Janet Kay

    The importance of interagency cooperation within children’s services has been highlighted within recent government strategy, including the Every Child Matters agenda, the development of Children’s Centres and the expansion of Extended Schools. Following tragic cases such as Victoria Climbie, the…

    Paperback – 2016-12-02 
    Routledge

  • Building Knowledge in Early Childhood Education

    Young Children Are Researchers

    By Jane Murray

    Early childhood practitioners often experience challenges in being confident enough to make high quality judgements about young children’s own constructions of knowledge. This book presents research findings suggesting how everyday activities undertaken by young children expose the many ways they…

    Paperback – 2016-12-01 
    Routledge
    TACTYC

  • Child Pain, Migraine, and Invisible Disability

    By Susan Honeyman

    In the twenty-first century there is increasing global recognition of pain relief as a basic human right. However, as Susan Honeyman argues in this new take on child pain and invisible disability, such a belief has historically been driven by adult, ideological needs, whereas the needs of children…

    Hardback – 2016-12-01 
    Routledge Academic
    Interdisciplinary Disability Studies

2Series in Childhood

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