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Forthcoming Childhood Books

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  1. Psychoeducational Assessment of Preschool Children

    4th Edition

    This fourth edition of Psychoeducational Assessment of Preschool Children continues the mission of its predecessors—to provide both academics and practitioners with a comprehensive and up-to-date guide to the assessment of young children. Long recognized as the standard text and reference in...

    To Be Published April 28th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Spatial Reasoning in the Early Years

    Principles, Assertions, and Speculations

    Edited by Brent Davis, Donna Kotsopoulos, Michelle Drefs, Krista Francis

    Over the past several years, “spatial reasoning” has gained renewed prominence among mathematics educators, as spatial skills are proving to be a predictor of not just mathematics achievement, but future success in science, technology, and engineering. Through a careful blend of theory and practice...

    To Be Published April 30th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Educating Young Children through Natural Water

    How to use coastlines, rivers and lakes to promote learning and development

    By Judit Horvath

    Coastlines, rivers and natural waters have a huge amount to offer young children providing a unique environment for their learning and development. The environment and its almost daunting size touches something deep within the children and – surprisingly – the large space brings them closer...

    To Be Published May 14th 2015 by Routledge

  4. The Child at School

    Interactions with peers and teachers

    By Peter Blatchford, Anthony D. Pellegrini, Ed Baines

    Series: International Texts in Developmental Psychology

    The second edition of The Child at School is the only book available to provide a rigorous overview of child development within the school environment. Written by leading researchers in the field, the book is informed by a multi-cultural perspective making its conclusions relevant to students and...

    To Be Published May 15th 2015 by Routledge

  5. The Nursery Year in Action

    Following children’s interests through the year

    By Anna Ephgrave

    Child-led learning in the early years allows children to thrive while making accelerated progress. Young children learn and develop best when they are in a stimulating environment which is carefully organised and equipped to meet their needs, interests and stages of development, and where each...

    To Be Published May 18th 2015 by Routledge

  6. An Encounter with Reggio Emilia 2nd edition

    Children's Early Learning made Visible, 2nd Edition

    By Linda Kinney, Pat Wharton

    The documentation of young children's learning plays a vital role in the pre-schools of Reggio Emilia. This leading edge approach to bringing record-keeping and assessment into the heart of young children's learning is envied and emulated by educators around the world. The fully revised 2nd...

    To Be Published May 20th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Rethinking Outdoor, Experiential and Informal Education

    Edited by Jon Ord, Tony Jeffs

    This book explores the nature and purpose of outdoor, experiential and informal education and considers the ways in which this expanding field might exploit the opportunities it offers young people and adults to engage in reflective informal education. Bringing together a wide range of contributors...

    To Be Published May 31st 2015 by Routledge

  8. The Assertive Practitioner

    How to improve early years practice through effective communication

    By Deborah Price, Cathy Ota

    How a staff team works together and how effective and cohesive they are impacts significantly on the children that they care for as well as having implications for the general early years practice and the success of the business of the setting. Drawing together theory and practice this book...

    To Be Published May 31st 2015 by Routledge

  9. Childhood Sexuality and AIDS Education

    The Price of 'Innocence'

    By Deevia Bhana

    Series: Routledge Critical Studies in Gender and Sexuality in Education

    Primary schoolchildren are frequently shielded from education on sexuality and sexually transmitted diseases in an effort to protect their innocence. In countries like South Africa, where AIDS is particularly widespread, it is especially important to address prevention with younger boys and girls...

    To Be Published May 31st 2015 by Routledge

  10. Exploring Education and Childhood

    From Current Certainties to New Visions

    Edited by Dominic Wyse, Rosemary Davis, Phil Jones, Sue Rogers

    Series: Understanding Primary Education Series

    Education has become dominated by testing, standards, interventions, strategies and political policy. Yet while elements such as these are important, Exploring Education and Childhood contends it is childhood - including its sociology and psychology - that is the vital holistic context for teaching...

    To Be Published June 2nd 2015 by Routledge