All About Child Care and Early Education: A Comprehensive Resource for Child Care Professionals / Edition 2 by Marilyn Segal, Betty Bardige, M. Kori Bardige, Lorraine Breffni | | 9780132655453 | Paperback | Barnes & Noble
All About Child Care and Early Education: A Comprehensive Resource for Child Care Professionals / Edition 2

All About Child Care and Early Education: A Comprehensive Resource for Child Care Professionals / Edition 2

by Marilyn Segal, Betty Bardige, M. Kori Bardige, Lorraine Breffni
     
 

ISBN-10: 0132655454

ISBN-13: 9780132655453

Pub. Date: 03/15/2011

Publisher: Pearson

This newly revised edition covers the basics of early education and care: providing safe, healthy, and appropriately stimulating learning environments; child development and developmentally appropriate practices and curricula in all domains (physical, cognitive, language, social-emotional, and creativity), positive guidance strategies, partnering with families,

Overview

This newly revised edition covers the basics of early education and care: providing safe, healthy, and appropriately stimulating learning environments; child development and developmentally appropriate practices and curricula in all domains (physical, cognitive, language, social-emotional, and creativity), positive guidance strategies, partnering with families, child assessment and program management, and professionalism. Filled with a plethora of practical suggestions for setting up classrooms, developing curricula for infants, toddlers and preschoolers; meeting children’s social-emotional needs, and working effectively with parents and staff for the Child Development Associate degree, this book will prepare students for diverse roles as educators of children ages 0-5.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780132655453
Publisher:
Pearson
Publication date:
03/15/2011
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
384
Sales rank:
256,573
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 10.70(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

Section I - Setting the Stage: Creating Safe, Healthy, Learning Environments

Chapter 1 - Safety

Chapter 2 - Health

Chapter 3 - Learning Environments

Section II - The Performers: Understanding and Supporting Children's Development

Chapter 4 - Physical Development

Chapter 5 - Cognitive Development

Chapter 6 - Communication

Chapter 7 - Creativity

Chapter 8 - Self

Chapter 9 - Social Development

Section III - Behind the Scenes: Building Relationships that Promote Healthy Development

Chapter 10 - Guidance

Chapter 11 - Families

Chapter 12 - Program Management

Chapter 13 - Professionalism

References and Resources

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