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Twelve Essential Topics in Early Childhood

Author : Nancy P. Alexander
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"This book is a tool for program administrators to prepare successful professional development experiences for their staff during regularly scheduled monthly staff meetings. These professional development experiences can also be modified to be part of an ongoing college class or child development credential"--

Twelve Best Practices for Early Childhood Education

Author : Ann Lewin-Benham
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Popular author Ann Lewin-Benham draws on her experience with the Reggio Approach to present 12 "best practices" inspired not only by Reggio, but also by play-based and Montessori approaches to early childhood education. These practices are demonstrated, one per chapter, with scenarios from classrooms, dialogues of children and teachers, and work samples showing the outcome of using each practice. This resource includes a self-assessment tool to assist you in examining your practices and those of your school.

Exploring Your Role

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For Introduction to Early Childhood courses and courses in Early Childhood Methods and Early Childhood Curriculum. Designed for future teachers of children from birth to age 8, this text is organized around the twelve essential roles and responsibilities of effective early childhood educators as delineated by the NAEYC Guidelines for Preparation of Early Childhood Professionals (2000). Its innovative coverage focuses on helping students fulfill these roles in a caring, competent, knowledgeable manner, through case studies, numerous opportunities for reflection, . Written by award-winning, experienced professors with strong philosophies about teaching, Exploring Your Role's voice bolsters students' confidence in their ability as early childhood professionals and encourages a life-long interest in caring for and serving young children, in whatever setting they teach. Key changes include: New Chapter 3 on diversity (addresses equity and fairness); Strengthened programs coverage; more of a focus on standards overall; Teacher Prep integrated media edition; and a colorful, joyful new design.

Exploring Your Role

Author : Mary Renck Jalongo
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This is the only introduction to early childhood text that is based on the standards of professional preparation by the National Association for the Education of Young Children. Written by two award-winning teachers, the book clearly focuses the student on the process of becoming a knowledgeable, caring, competent, and reflective practitioner. Each chapter contains full case studies designed to stimulate discussion about the diverse social realities of the day in "One Child, Three Perspectives." Each chapter introduces students to leaders in the field and current thinking with a series of interviews with leading experts profiled in "Ask the Experts." All chapters close with an "In-Class Workshop" that is based on actual workshops conducted at conferences and training sessions. A new feature, "Exploring Our Diversity," highlights chapter content that relates to cultural diversity, children with special needs, and antibias curriculum. The text features a text-specific Companion Website, updated with new portfolio-building exercises for each chapter in addition to chapter resources and an interactive study guide. Instructor Resources include: • Printed Instructor's Manual, Test Bank, and Companion Website. The Test Bank is available in both printed and computerized versions. • A video library of current topics and issues that are integrated within the text.

Free and inexpensive materials for preschool and early childhood

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Exploring Your Role and Early Education Settings and Approaches DVD

Author : Mary Renck Jalongo
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For Introduction to Early Childhood courses and courses in Early Childhood Methods and Early Childhood Curriculum. Designed for future teachers of children from birth to age 8, this text is organized around the twelve essential roles and responsibilities of effective early childhood educators as delineated by the NAEYC Guidelines for Preparation of Early Childhood Professionals (2000). Its innovative coverage focuses on helping students fulfill these roles in a caring, competent, knowledgeable manner, through case studies, verbatim comments, and numerous opportunities for reflection. Written by award-winning teachers, Exploring Your Role bolsters students' confidence in their ability as early childhood professionals and encourages a life-long interest in caring for and serving young children, in whatever setting they teach.

The University of Virginia Record

Author : University of Virginia
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Current Topics in Early Childhood Education

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Appletons Annual Cyclopaedia and Register of Important Events

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Successful Inclusive Teaching

Author : Joyce S. Choate
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Intended for use in several settings--as a basic compendium for inclusive education courses, a handbook for field experiences, or a resource guide for in-service teachers--this new edition will help prepare teachers to improve teaching and learning for all children in inclusive classrooms.

Mathematics Experiences for the Early Childhood Years

Author : Linda Barron
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The American Annual Cyclopedia and Register of Important Events of the Year

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Science and Mathematics in Early childhood Education

Author : Donna M. Wolfinger
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Early Childhood Education

Author : Karen Menke Paciorek
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This Twenty-Eighth Edition of ANNUAL EDITIONS: EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION provides convenient, inexpensive access to current articles selected from the best of the public press. Organizational features include: an annotated listing of selected World Wide Web sites; an annotated table of contents; a topic guide; a general introduction; brief overviews for each section; a topical index; and an instructor’s resource guide with testing materials. USING ANNUAL EDITIONS IN THE CLASSROOM is offered as a practical guide for instructors. ANNUAL EDITIONS titles are supported by our student website, www.mhcls.com/online.

Our Future and Our Only Hope

Author : Catherine E. Born
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This report contains an executive summary and is based on a survey of 278 American cities with populations over 50,000, concerns problems facing families and children. The survey focused on pressing needs of children and families as seen by city officials, the prominence of these needs in community life, the involvement of city governments in meeting these needs, and barriers to expanded involvement. Key findings include: (1) Child care overshadows all other needs for city children; (2) Substance abuse prevention and education rank second and third; (3) Housing tops the list of needs for many city families; (4) Child and family issues are at least moderatley visible in the public forums of many communities, and are likely to be more prominent in elections, news, and civic agendas in large cities; (5) Diverse organizations and individuals bring these issues to city halls' attention; (6) City halls are involved in a variety of areas relevant to children; (7) City hall programs work; (8) City halls are most involved in the area of recreational activities; (9) Cities carry out their involvement through a variety of means; (10) Involvement may increase in each of 34 identified areas; and (11) Lack of money is the greatest impediment to increased city involvement in family and children's issues, and overshadows all other problems in the nation's largest cities. (RJC)

Child Growth and Development

Author : Ellen Junn
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Introduction to Early Childhood Education

Author : Jo Ann Brewer
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B>" This book explains how to integrate developmentally appropriate practices into a curriculum and offers practical tips for working in the early childhood classroom." Developmentally appropriate practice continues to form the backbone for this revision of a leading introductory text on early childhood education. All aspects of helping young children ages 3-8 are covered in this comprehensive book that stresses the "best practices" put forth by the National Association for the Education of Young Children. Voices from practicing early childhood caregivers, improved coverage on diversity, and parent involvement techniques are all included in this new edition. In addition, new technologies are incorporated, emphasizing how the Internet can be used to better understand the development of and the issues concerning young children, while also enhancing one's teaching." For early childhood educators, Nursery School and Kindergarten Teachers.

Dimensions of Early Childhood

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An Examination of Leadership Perspectives in Early Childhood Education

Author : Marianne Elizabeth Jones
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Student Handbook Including Webster s New World Dictionary

Author : Lawrence T. Lorimer
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