Roots & Wings: Affirming Culture in Early Childhood Programs / Edition 1

Roots & Wings: Affirming Culture in Early Childhood Programs / Edition 1

by Stacey York, Redleaf Press
     
 

Core text for Multiculuralism in Early Childhood courses (also sometimes called Cultural Diversity or simply Diversity in ECE) in Early Childhood Education department or in Child and Family Studies department. Provides a practical introduction to multicultural and anti-bias issues in working with children and families in early childhood settings. Focuses on… See more details below

Overview

Core text for Multiculuralism in Early Childhood courses (also sometimes called Cultural Diversity or simply Diversity in ECE) in Early Childhood Education department or in Child and Family Studies department. Provides a practical introduction to multicultural and anti-bias issues in working with children and families in early childhood settings. Focuses on discussions on prejudice, racism, bilingual education, and multicultural education. Includes suggestions for making the classroom more culturally relevant and over 100 activities. Very popular book in community colleges on understanding cultural diversity in young children and their families.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780131727939
Publisher:
Pearson
Publication date:
08/03/2005
Series:
Redleaf Press Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
288
Product dimensions:
8.42(w) x 10.86(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction

Chapter 1 The Changing Face of Our Classrooms

Chapter 2 Children and Prejudice

Chapter 3 Racism

Chapter 4 Culturally Responsive Care and Education

Chapter 5 Bilingual Education

Chapter 6 Family, Culture, and Community

Chapter 7 Multicultural Education

Chapter 8 A Culturally Relevant, Anti-Bias Classroom

Chapter 9 Culturally Relevant and Anti-Bias Activities

Glossary

Index

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