eBook Education Reference Guide:Early Childhood Education, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 142983515X
  • ISBN-13: 9781429835152
  • DDC: 372.21
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 88 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released September 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014
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The Education Reference Guide series is designed to provide a solid foundation for the research of various educational topics. This volume offers an introduction to childhood development and the impact that childcare and early education programs can have on the learning process. Together, the essays review the research on various models of early childhood education and provide suggestions on how to maximize developmental success.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Childhood Development.
2: Developmental Risks.
3: Language Development.
4: Emergent Literacy.
5: Early Intervention.
6: The Head Start Program.
7: Child Development Programs.
8: Early Childhood/Preschool Education.
9: Universal Pre-Kindergarten.
10: The Reggio Emilia Approach.
11: The Montessori Method.
12: Caring for Infants & Young Children.
13: Daycare Programs.