Introduction To Early Childhood Education: A Canadian Perspective by Ingrid CrowtherIntroduction To Early Childhood Education: A Canadian Perspective by Ingrid Crowther

Introduction To Early Childhood Education: A Canadian Perspective

byIngrid Crowther

Paperback | November 1, 2004

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Introduction to Early Childhood Education: A Canadian Perspective introduces students new to ECE to the field. The learner is introduced to children, their families, childcare settings and Canadian philosophical approaches through the use of photographs and real-world scenarios. Great care has been taken to accurately represent the diversity of Canadian culture. The photographs are inclusive of most cultures in Canada both visible and non-visible and from urban, rural, and isolated locations throughout the country. Readers of this text will work towards developing the relevant skills needed to work with children. In order to make skill development easier to understand and apply, these skills have been presented in the context of children, their families, children's environments and legislative requirements.
Ingrid Crowther has earned her Doctor of Education in Early Childhood and the Middle Years. Her background includes teaching in early childhood, elementary school, university, and college programs. She has published articles in a variety of journals and has completed three additional textbooks: the first Canadian edition of Infants and...
Title:Introduction To Early Childhood Education: A Canadian PerspectiveFormat:PaperbackDimensions:368 pages, 10.81 × 8.37 × 0.5 inPublished:November 1, 2004Publisher:Nelson College IndigenousLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0176415645

ISBN - 13:9780176415648

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Table of Contents

1. The Magic of Childhood2. The World of the Child3. Role of the Facilitator4. Critical Skills for Facilitators5. Building Partnerships6. Quality in Early Childhood Education7. The Learning Environment8. Program Variety Across Canada9. Issues in Early Childhood10. Regulations for Child-Care in Canada11. Putting the Pieces Together