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  1. Introducing Dialogic Pedagogy

    Provocations for the Early Years

    By E. Jayne White

    Introducing Dialogic Pedagogy presents some of the ideas of Russian philosopher Mikhail Bakhtin concerning dialogism in a way that will engage and inspire those studying early childhood education. By translating the growing body of dialogic scholarship into a practical application of teaching and...

    Published June 29th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Exploring Education and Childhood

    From current certainties to new visions

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

    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...

    Published June 15th 2015 by Routledge

  3. The SENCo Handbook

    Leading and Managing a Whole School Approach, 6th Edition

    By Elizabeth Cowne, Carol Frankl, Liz Gerschel

    This sixth edition of the best-selling SENCo Handbook has been extensively updated to take account of the SEND Code of Practice (2014), recent research, and implications for policy and practice in schools and for SENCos. It provides vital information, practical approaches to the SENCo role and...

    Published June 8th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Observing Young Children

    The role of observation and assessment in early childhood settings, 2nd Edition

    By Sandra Smidt

    Series: Essential Guides for Early Years Practitioners

    This fully revised second edition of Observing, Assessing and Planning for Children in the Early Years provides a detailed analysis of what is meant by the observation of young learners and why this is so vital to early years practitioners and students. In this accessible and insightful text,...

    Published June 3rd 2015 by Routledge

  5. LGBT Diversity and Inclusion in Early Years Education

    By Deborah Price, Kath Tayler

    Series: Diversity and Inclusion in the Early Years

    Children and families come in all shapes and sizes, as do members of staff. LGBT Diversity and Inclusion in Early Years Education will support practitioners in thinking about LGBT issues in relation to their early years practice. It examines the history of equalities legislation and the diversity...

    Published May 20th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Teaching Art to Young Children

    3rd Edition

    By Rob Barnes

    How can teachers develop best practice in art teaching? This fully updated third edition of Rob Barnes’ classic text blends practical ideas with sound principles of art education. Teachers and student teachers will find a range of ideas and tried and tested classroom examples; whilst for those...

    Published May 5th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Teaching English Creatively

    2nd Edition

    By Teresa Cremin

    Series: Learning to Teach in the Primary School Series

    What does it mean to teach English creatively to primary school children? Teaching English Creatively encourages and enables teachers to adopt a more creative approach to the teaching of English in the primary school. Fully updated to reflect the changing UK curricula, the second edition of this...

    Published April 29th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Teaching Mathematics Creatively

    2nd Edition

    By Linda Pound, Trisha Lee

    Series: Learning to Teach in the Primary School Series

    This new and updated edition of Teaching Mathematics Creatively offers a range of strategies to enable trainee and practising teachers to take an innovative, playful and creative approach to maths teaching. It promotes creativity as a key element of practice and offers ideas to involve your...

    Published April 29th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Early Child Care and Education in Finland

    Edited by Kaarina Määttä, Satu Uusiautti

    What is childhood like in Finland? What kind of practical solutions have been created and evaluated that aim at both providing good childhood experiences and supporting children’s positive development? What practices aim to prevent child exclusion from regular education and social experiences and...

    Published April 27th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Making a Difference in Education

    What the evidence says

    By Robert Cassen, Sandra McNally, Anna Vignoles

    What is working in education in the UK - and what isn't? This book offers a highly readable guide to what the latest research says about improving young people's outcomes in pre-school, primary and secondary education. Never has this issue been more topical as the UK attempts to compete in the...

    Published April 24th 2015 by Routledge