Essentials Of Early Childhood Education by Jane BertrandEssentials Of Early Childhood Education by Jane Bertrand

Essentials Of Early Childhood Education

byJane Bertrand, Carol Gestwicki

Paperback | February 12, 2015

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Essentials of Early Childhood Education remains one of the most revered texts in the field. The text emphasizes the importance of experience, interactions, and environments to support children in development. This edition highlights up-to-date coverage, statistics, and references to new Canadian studies as well as validates Early Childhood Education as a critical and meaningful vocation. Essentials of Early Childhood Education will provide students with the foundations necessary to study further in their field and achieve success in their field placements and practicum. The book focuses on issues that must be addressed to prepare individuals to work with young children and families in early development stages.
Jane Bertrand is an early childhood educator who graduated from the ECE diploma program at St Lawrence College in Kingston in 1975. She also has a B.A. in psychology from Queen's University and a M.Ed. in early childhood from the Ontario Institute for Studies in Education at the University of Toronto. Jane is currently a faculty member...
Title:Essentials Of Early Childhood EducationFormat:PaperbackDimensions:336 pages, 10 × 7.88 × 0.5 inPublished:February 12, 2015Publisher:Nelson College IndigenousLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0176531750

ISBN - 13:9780176531751


Table of Contents

Section One: Early Childhood Programs TodayChapter 1: Early Childhood Programs Chapter 2: Early Childhood Education Curriculum Chapter 3: Quality in Early Childhood ProgramsSection Two: The Early Childhood WorkforceChapter 4: Early Childhood Educators Chapter 5: Becoming an Early Childhood Educator Chapter 6: The Work EnvironmentSection Three: The Early Childhood Workforce Comes of AgeChapter 7: The Roots of Early Childhood Education in CanadaChapter 8: The Modern Profession Chapter 9: Advocacy