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  1. Children, Spirituality, Loss and Recovery

    Edited by Joyce E. Bellous

    The book demonstrates the hopeful stance the young take in response to ordinary suffering and significant trauma when adults talk with them about their losses. Its underlying themes convey the truth that loss and recovery are normal in the process of growing to maturity. It examines the strength of...

    Published December 11th 2013 by Routledge

  2. Perspectives on Play

    Learning for Life

    Edited by Avril Brock, Pam Jarvis, Yinka Olusoga

    This brand new text breaks the mould of books on the subject of play currently on the market. It explores, debates and further develops the theory of play, relating cutting-edge theory to examples of practice, taken from a broad range of multi-disciplinary perspectives. Each author brings their...

    Published December 8th 2013 by Routledge

  3. Childhood and Emotion

    Across Cultures 1450-1800

    Edited by Claudia Jarzebowski, Thomas Max Safley

    How did children feel in the Middle Ages and early modern times? How did adults feel about the children around them? This collection addresses these fundamental but rarely asked questions about social and family relations by bringing together two emerging fields within cultural history – childhood...

    Published December 4th 2013 by Routledge

  4. Using Evidence for Advocacy and Resistance in Early Years Services

    Exploring the Pen Green research approach

    Edited by Eddie McKinnon

    Series: Pen Green Books for Early Years Educators

    Insightful and relevant, Using Evidence for Advocacy and Resistance in Early Years Services supports practitioners working in Early Years settings to develop the knowledge and skills required to carry out research into their own practice. Based on the renowned Pen Green approach, which advocates...

    Published November 14th 2013 by Routledge

  5. Early Years Policy

    The impact on practice

    Edited by Zenna Kingdon, Jan Gourd

    How does early years policy impact on practitioners, children, settings and families? What are the implications of current policy for the future? How can early years professionals shape and craft practice in ways that genuinely focus on the needs of children and families, rather than the...

    Published November 10th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Safeguarding and Protecting Children in the Early Years

    Edited by James Reid, Steven Burton

    This book provides a comprehensive guide to safeguarding and child protection in the early years. Aimed at students and practitioners it offers insight into contemporary developments in early years and safeguarding practice and sets out the legal and policy foundations for effective practice before...

    Published October 9th 2013 by Routledge

  7. Creating a Space to Grow

    Developing your enabling environment outdoors, 2nd Edition

    By Gail Ryder Richardson

    Is your outdoor area working? Do you want to make changes but are not sure where to start? Creating a Space to Grow guides you through the process of changing and developing the outdoor environment of your early years setting to maximise the learning potential that these areas can offer. Packed...

    Published October 9th 2013 by Routledge

  8. Geography in the Primary School (Routledge Revivals)

    By John Bale

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    First published in 1987, this title provides primary school teachers with ideas by which geographical skills and ideas can be introduced in the primary school. John Bale shows how teachers can build on children’s ‘private geographies’ with practical learning strategies, examining approaches to the...

    Published September 24th 2013 by Routledge

  9. Planning for Children’s Play and Learning

    Meeting children’s needs in the later stages of the EYFS, 4th Edition

    By Jane Drake

    Praise for 3rd edition: 'Experienced practitioners and students will find a host of new ideas to help them create interesting environments and starting points to promote young children's learning.' - Early Years Update, April 2009 'Planning for Children's Play and Learning includes practical...

    Published September 15th 2013 by Routledge

  10. Digital Solidarity in Education

    Promoting Equity, Diversity, and Academic Excellence through Innovative Instructional Programs

    By Mary T. Kolesinski, Evelyn Nelson-Weaver, Daryl Diamond

    Digital Solidarity in Education is a book for educators, scholars, and students interested in better understanding both the role technology can play in schools and its potential for strengthening communities, optimizing the effects of globalization, and increasing educational access. The...

    Published September 15th 2013 by CRC Press