Very Good condition. Very minor tape mark to inside of front cover. Signed by author on title page. 337 pages An irresistible comedy of human life and possibillity. Winner of the 1994 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction. Bookseller Inventory # 207289
Synopsis: For all those working in Early Years, improving quality experiences for all young children is a priority. By examining issues surrounding quality improvement, the importance of reflective practice and the attributes required in the workplace to effect change and leadership, this book provides a contemporary view of practice.
Chapters focus on how settings can improve quality experiences for young children and how to implement strategies that lead to quality improvement.
Issues covered include:
- @! multi-disciplinary working
- @! evaluating impact through reflective practice
- @! creativity, digital technologies and play
- @! safeguarding young children
- @! leading practice and leading change
- @! working with parents
- @! improving the quality of student experience
This text allows students and practitioners to examine and reflect on practises that lead to creative Quality Improvement Strategies (QIS) in Early Years settings.
Michael Reed is a Senior Lecturer at the University of Worcester, Institute of Education: Centre for Early Childhood
Natalie Canning is a Lecturer in Early Years at The Open University.
About the Author:
Natalie Canning is a Lecturer in Education – Early Years at The Open University. Her background is in playwork and social work, particularly in supporting children to explore personal, social and emotional issues through play. She has published a number of articles relating to professional development and the early years and has presented at national and European conferences. Her main research is in the area of children’s empowerment in play and she is currently involved in research on developing children as autonomous learners. She has taught across a variety of Early Childhood undergraduate and postgraduate programmes.
Title: The Shipping News (Signed by Author)
Publisher: Fourth Estate
Publication Date: 1993
Binding: Trade Paperback
Signed: Signed by Author(s)
Edition: Reprint of Special Overseas Edition.
Book Description Published by Fourth Estate 1993; 2002, London, 1993. , a reprint of the first special overseas edition signed on the title page and a film tie in edition published in Australia with tipped in signature to the front endpaper, ISBN 1841157694 Reprints , light wear to corners, the second volume has a slight crease to the front cover, very good condition , printed card covers , 23.5 x 15.5 cm and 20 x 13 cm Paperback SIGNED by the author ISBN: 1857021681. Seller Inventory # 73758