Early Childhood Education Today, 15th edition

  • George S Morrison, 
  • George S. Morrison, 
  • Mary Jean Woika, 
  • Lorraine Breffni

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Overview

Early Childhood Education Today presents cutting-edge information on early childhood teaching practices. Its coverage of development, diversity, and current themes will help you provide high-quality education to all children.

Published by Pearson (April 22nd 2021) - Copyright © 2022

ISBN-13: 9780135754092

Subject: Early Childhood Education

Category: Introduction to Early Childhood Education

Table of contents

Brief Contents

PART 1: Early Childhood Education and Professional Development

  1. You and Early Childhood Education: What Does It Mean to Be a Professional?
  2. Contemporary Issues Involving Children and Families: Implications for Teaching and Learning
  3. Observation and Assessment for Teaching and Learning: Effective Teaching Through Appropriate Evaluation

PART 2: Foundations: History and Theories

  1. The Past and the Present: Prologue to the Future
  2. Theories Applied to Teaching and Learning: Foundations for Practice

PART 3: Programs and Services for Children and Families

  1. Early Childhood Programs: Applying Theories to Practice
  2. High-Quality Child Care: Meeting the Needs of Children and Families

PART 4: Teaching Today's Young Children: Linking Development and Learning

  1. Infants and Toddlers: Building Strong Foundations for Life
  2. The Preschool Years: Readiness for School and Life
  3. Kindergarten Education: Learning All You Need to Know
  4. The Primary Grades: Preparation for Lifelong Success
  5. Technology in Today's Classrooms: Integrating STEM into Your Teaching

PART 5: Meeting the Special Needs of Young Children

  1. Guiding Behavior: Helping Children Become Responsible
  2. Children with Diverse Needs: Appropriate Education for All
  3. Parents, Families, and the Community: Building Partnerships for Children's Success

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