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Title Handbook of early childhood education [electronic resource] / edited by Robert C. Pianta ... [et al.].
Published New York : Guilford Publications, 2012.
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 Electronic Book  LB1139.25 .H343 2012eb    ONLINE
Description 1 online resource (xxi, 634 p.) : ill.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Contents Early education opportunities in the United States -- Instruction and curriculum in early education settings: impacts on young children's preacademic outcomes -- Developmental processes, early education, and families -- Building systems of effective early intervention supports: meeting the needs of diverse children and the adults who serve them.
Summary "Comprehensive and authoritative, this forward-thinking book reviews the breadth of current knowledge about early education and identifies important priorities for practice and policy. Robert C. Pianta and his associates bring together foremost experts to examine what works in promoting all children's school readiness and social-emotional development in preschool and the primary grades. Exemplary programs, instructional practices, and professional development initiatives-and the systems needed to put them into place-are described. The volume presents cutting-edge findings on the family and social context of early education and explores ways to strengthen collaboration between professionals and parents"--provided by publisher.
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Subject Early childhood education -- United States -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Related Names Pianta, Robert C.
Related To Print version: Pianta, Robert Handbook of Early Childhood Education New York : Guilford Publications, c2012 9781462503377
ISBN 1462503462 (electronic bk.)
9781462503469 (electronic bk.)
9781462503377 (hardcover)
1462503373 (hardcover)
Standard # 9786613567413
OCLC number 779141604