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Forthcoming Childhood Books

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  1. Working with Parents, Carers and Families in the Early Years

    The essential guide

    By Teresa Wilson

    Parents have a crucial role in supporting children’s learning, development and well-being. The act of forming effective partnerships with families and carers is a key feature of the Early Years Foundation Stage. Achieving this takes time, reflective practice, skill and a solid understanding of the...

    To Be Published August 2nd 2015 by Routledge

  2. The ‘Poor Child’

    The cultural politics of education, development and childhood

    Edited by Lucy Hopkins, Arathi Sriprakash

    Series: Education, Poverty and International Development

    Why are development discourses of the ‘poor child’ in need of radical revision? What are the theoretical and methodological challenges and possibilities for ethical understandings of childhoods and poverty? The ‘poor child’ at the centre of development activity is often measured against and...

    To Be Published August 2nd 2015 by Routledge

  3. Routledge Handbook of International Education and Development

    Edited by Simon McGrath, Qing Gu

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks

    This timely Handbook takes stock of the range of debates that characterise the field of international education and development, and suggests key aspects of a research agenda for the next period. It is deliberately divergent in its approach, recognising the major ideological and epistemological...

    To Be Published August 10th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Handbook of Early Childhood Teacher Education

    Edited by Leslie J. Couse, Susan L. Recchia

    This handbook synthesizes both contemporary research and best practices in early childhood teacher education, a unique segment of teacher education defined by its focus on child development, the role of the family, and support for all learners. The first volume of its kind, the Handbook of Early...

    To Be Published August 13th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Youth and Inequality in Education

    Global Actions in Youth Work

    Edited by Dana Fusco, Michael Heathfield

    Series: Routledge Research in Educational Equality and Diversity

    The transition to adulthood for many is mediated by class, culture, and local/global influences on identity. This volume analyzes the global injustices that create inequities and restrict future opportunities for young people during this transitional time, including poverty, unemployment, human...

    To Be Published August 14th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Princesses, Dragons and Helicopter Stories

    Storytelling and story acting in the early years

    By Trisha Lee

    Stories and fantasy play engage all young children and help them to draw connections and make sense of the world. MakeBelieve Arts Helicopter Stories are tried, tested and proven to have a significant impact on children’s literacy and communication skills, their confidence and social and emotional...

    To Be Published August 16th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Health and Wellbeing in the Early Years

    An introductory guide

    By Sue Greenfield

    Research shows that there is a significant relationship between health and wellbeing in early childhood and later life. It is therefore crucial that those who work with young children understand the factors that influence children’s wellbeing and health and know what their responsibilities and...

    To Be Published August 31st 2015 by Routledge

  8. The Sesame Effect

    The Global Impact of the Longest Street in the World

    Edited by SESAME WORKSHOP

    Sesame Street's Muppet Diplomacy will describe the work of Sesame Workshop in the international sphere. The Workshop’s productions have shown television and other media are an effective way to teach important messages about how children from different cultures and communities live. Focusing on...

    To Be Published August 31st 2015 by Routledge

  9. Philosophical Perspectives on Play

    Edited by Malcolm MacLean, Wendy Russell, Emily Ryall

    Philosophical Perspectives on Play develops a richer understanding of the concept and nature of play and its relation to human life and value. Organised around four central themes - metaphysics/ontology, ethics, aesthetics and play(ing) at the limits – the book extends and challenges notions of...

    To Be Published August 31st 2015 by Routledge

  10. Promoting Self-Regulation in the Early Childhood Classroom

    Edited by Megan McClelland, Shauna Tominey

    In the world of education research, self-regulation has emerged as a key predictor of students’ academic and social outcomes. In has been linked to immediate and future academic performance from pre-school classroom performance to college completion, and to student’s ability to forge and maintain...

    To Be Published September 14th 2015 by Routledge