Covering preschool through primary grades, this volume is an introduction to early childhood education. It challenges students to analyze classroom situations using chapter concepts and emphasizes how to engage parents in the education of their children. Real-life examples are included.
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Key Benefit: The challenges of early childhood education are enormous: teaching more children who are poor, who are homeless, who live in dysfunctional families, and who endure the social upheaval in American cities. This book is designed to help teachers make the many decisions required daily. Key Topics: All aspects of helping young children ages 3-8 are covered in this comprehensive guide that stresses "best practices": day care, learning, growth, and proper curriculum. Accessible writing explains how to integrate developmentally appropriate practices into a curriculum and offers practical tips for working in the early childhood classrooms. Coverage includes: diversity in families and in the classroom, parent involvement techniques, and insight from practicing early-childhood caregivers. Market: Early childhood educators, caregivers, and administrators.
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Book Description Allyn & Bacon. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 0205267742. Bookseller Inventory # 1435
Book Description Allyn & Bacon, Boston, MA, 1998. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 3rd Edition. New.Never used. Quantity Available: 1. ISBN: 0205267742. ISBN/EAN: 9780205267743. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 1560777955. Bookseller Inventory # 1560777955