Early Childhood Education Today, Ninth Edition

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9780131117983: Early Childhood Education Today, Ninth Edition

For Introduction to Early Childhood courses. In this comprehensive, market-leading text, one of the best-known authors in the field provide the knowledge and skills that prospective early childhood teachers need in order to confidently educate young children while effectively collaborating with parents, other professionals, and community agencies. Here is the broadest foundational coverage available, organized around seven core themes: Professionalism in Practice, Theory to Practice, Diversity, Family-Centered/Community-Based Practice, Timeliness, Developmentally-Appropriate Practice, and Applying Technology. Throughout the material, special features showcase the reality of early childhood education "as it happens" today, and encourage students to take full advantage of the educational arena to give all young children the tools they need to succeed in school and in life.

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From one of the best-known authors in the field comes an important and timely revision of this market-leading text. The ninth edition of Early Childhood Education Today still offers the broadest foundational coverage in the market, while adding many new topics and features:

  • A new chapter on child care discusses what constitutes quality, education and care for young children.
  • A new chapter on federal and state support of early childhood programs describes funded programs such as Head Start and Even Start and helps students understand the current mandates and programs for early literacy and readiness.
  • A new feature in every chapter that reflects our ever-diverse reality, "Diversity Tie-In," illustrates a multicultural strategy or issue for today's educators such as implementing an anti-bias curriculum, working with migrant students, or communicating with ESL parents.
  • Updated and new coverage of guidance strategies, public policy, learning theories, lesson plans, building daily schedules, and more is provided.
  • Margin notes highlight and define 1ev terms in early childhood education.

Instructor Resources include

  • Printed Instructor's Manual and Test Bank and Companion Website. The Test Bank is available in both printed and computerized versions.
  • A video library of current topics and issues integrated within the text.

About the Author:

George S. Morrison, Ed.D., shown here with children at the University of North Texas Child development Laboratory, is professor and the Velma E. Schmidt Endowed Chair in early childhood education at the University of North Texas. Dr. Morrison's accomplishments include a Distinguished Academic Service Award from the Pennsylvania Department of Education, an Outstanding Alumni Award from the University of Pittsburgh School of Education, an end Outstanding Service and Teaching Awards from Florida International University.

Dr. Morrison is the author of many books on early childhood education, child development, curriculum, and teacher education, including Fundamentals of Early Childhood Education, Third Edition, and Teaching in America, Third Edition.

His professional affiliations include the National Association for the Education of Young Children, the Society for Research in Child Development, the Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, the American Educational Research Association, the Association of Teacher Educators, the Council for Exceptional Children, the International Reading Association, and the Southern Early Childhood Association.

Dr. Morrison's professional interests include the application of research to early childhood programs, teacher education, and international education. Dr. Morrison and his associates have developed Success for Life, a research-based curriculum and program for children from birth to six years of age.

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