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  1. Love's Return

    Psychoanalytic Essays on Childhood, Teaching, and Learning

    Edited by Gail M. Boldt, Paula M. Salvio

    The idea that teachers love children is often taken for granted in education. Rarely is the idea of love itself examined. Bringing together the work of educators, curriculum theorists and clinical psychoanalysts, and drawing upon autobiographical and narrative case studies, this groundbreaking...

    Published April 3rd 2006 by Routledge

  2. Understanding the Reggio Approach

    Early Years Education in Practice

    By Pat Brunton, Linda Thornton

    Series: Understanding the… Approach

    A much-needed source of information for those wishing to extend and consolidate their understanding of the Reggio Approach and philosophy, this book: provides an overview of the historical and social background of the Reggio Approach encourages practitioners to look at their individual settings...

    Published January 23rd 2006 by Routledge

  3. Early Education and Development

    A Special Issue of Early Education and Development

    Edited by Susanne A. Denham

    First published in 2006. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published January 17th 2006 by Routledge

  4. Early Years Education

    Edited by Rod Parker-Rees, Jenny Willan

    Series: Major Themes in Education

    The education and care of children under the age of eight has become one of the major focuses of attention in recent education research and policy-making around the world, and it is now widely recognised that investment in provision at this stage can be both cost effective and beneficial to the...

    Published December 21st 2005 by Routledge

  5. Learning to Teach

    A Critical Approach to Field Experiences, 2nd Edition

    By Natalie G. Adams, Christine Mary Shea, Delores D. Liston, Bryan Deever

    This text is designed to assist preservice and inservice teachers in creating a critical and reflective dialogue with themselves, their assigned classroom cultures, and the larger school environment. It engages readers in a series of classroom and school-based activities, observations, and...

    Published November 21st 2005 by Routledge

  6. Handbook of Research on the Education of Young Children

    2nd Edition

    By Bernard Spodek, Olivia N. Saracho

    The Handbook of Research on the Education of Young Children, Second Edition is an essential reference on research in early childhood education not only in the United States but throughout the world. It provides a comprehensive overview of important contemporary issues and the information necessary...

    Published October 25th 2005 by Routledge

  7. Playing It Straight

    Uncovering Gender Discourse in the Early Childhood Classroom

    By Mindy Blaise

    Series: Changing Images of Early Childhood

    In particular, this book uses alternative theoretical perspectives to focus on how young children are 'doing' gender in kindergarten classroom.Rather than relying exclusively on biological and socialization theories of gender construction, Blaise breaks down theoretical barriers with new...

    Published September 21st 2005 by Routledge

  8. Malik Goes to School

    Examining the Language Skills of African American Students From Preschool-5th Grade

    By Holly K. Craig, Julie A. Washington

    Malik Goes to School: Examining the Language Skills of African American Students From Preschool-5th Grade synthesizes a decade of research by the authors, Holly Craig and Julie Washington, on the oral language and literacy skills of African American children from preschool to fifth grade. Their...

    Published September 20th 2005 by Psychology Press

  9. Children's Thinking About Cultural Universals

    By Jere Brophy, Janet Alleman

    Drawing on interview data, the authors describe K-3 students' knowledge and thinking about basic aspects of the social world that are addressed in the elementary social studies curriculum. The interviews focused on human activities relating to nine cultural universals that are commonly addressed in...

    Published September 6th 2005 by Routledge

  10. Baby and Toddler Development Made Real

    Featuring the Progress of Jasmine Maya 0-2 Years

    By Sandy Green

    Readers of "Nursery World" will recognise Jasmine as the baby in Sandy Green's monthly column "A Month in the Life of Jasmine Maya". In this book, Sandy expands on the themes touched upon in her much-loved column, offering a detailed look at baby development from pre-birth to two years. Following...

    Published July 5th 2005 by Routledge