Infant/Toddler Environment Rating Scale, Third Edition

Author: Thelma Harms,Debby Cryer,Richard M. Clifford,Noreen Yazejian

Publisher: Teachers College Press

ISBN: 0807758671

Category: Education

Page: 104

View: 1998

This revised and updated assessment tool focuses on the full range of needs of infants and toddlers up to 36 months of age and provides a framework for improving program quality. ITERS-3 assesses both environmental provisions and teacher-child interactions that affect the broad developmental milestones of infants and toddlers, including: language, cognitive, social-emotional and physical development as well as concern for health and safety.
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The Holistic Care and Development of Children from Birth to Three

An Essential Guide for Students and Practitioners

Author: Kathy Brodie

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1315453754

Category: Education

Page: 250

View: 8288

The Holistic Care and Development of Children from Birth to Three provides students and practitioners with the knowledge and understanding they need to meet the complex needs of babies and toddlers. With a focus on the fundamentally holistic nature of young children’s development, and emphasising the role of play, and the emotional and physical environment throughout, the book shows its reader how to maximise each and every opportunity for learning when caring for the under threes. The text addresses both theory and practice, foregrounding the vital link between the two as the reader learns how to integrate theoretical approaches into their own setting and ways of working. From personal, physical, social and emotional development, to cooperation with parents, SEN and enabling environments, a wealth of topics are discussed in the depth and detail required to ensure that children can be given the best possible start in their critical first three years. Throughout the book, the following features help the reader to reflect on, and develop their own practice: ‘Case Studies’ put key topics in context ‘Reflective Questions’ help the reader test and consolidate their knowledge of key topics ‘Review your Practice’ boxes invite the reader to reflect on their own practice ‘Further Reading and Research’ suggestions inspire independent study in key areas. The book is also supported by a companion website featuring links to relevant videos and articles, as well as an interactive flashcard glossary.
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Child Poverty in America Today: The promise of education

Author: David J. Maume

Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group

ISBN: 9780275989293

Category: Child welfare

Page: 176

View: 1628

Since the numbers of poor children have risen following welfare reform, a changing economy, and a lengthy recession, the time is ripe for a collection on child poverty.
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Das Weltbild des Kindes


Author: Jean Piaget

Publisher: Klett-Cotta

ISBN: 3608202293

Category: Psychology

Page: 448

View: 7560

Dieser Klassiker der Entwicklungspsychologie liefert eine gut verständliche und immer noch spannend zu lesende Übersicht über die typischen Wahrnehmungs- und Interpretationsmuster von Vorschulkindern. Wie interpretieren Kinder den Zusammenhang von Wörtern und Dingen, den Ursprung und die Eigenschaften natürlicher Phänomene und die Ursache von Ereignissen? Jean Piaget analysiert in diesem Buch die typischen Eigenheiten des kindlichen Weltverstehens und widmet sich damit grundlegenden Fragen der Entwicklungspsychologie. Auf der Basis eigener Befragungen zu unterschiedlichen Aspekten der Kinderlogik greift er die Resultate der damaligen Forschung auf und setzt diese zu einem umfassenden Erklärungsmodell zusammen.
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Dein Baby zeigt Dir den Weg

Author: Magda Gerber

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783936855661


Page: 221

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Early Childhood Environment Rating Scale

Author: Thelma Harms,Richard M. Clifford,Debby Cryer

Publisher: Teachers College Press

ISBN: 9780807745496

Category: Education

Page: 86

View: 839

Presents an evaluation method for quality assessment of preschool, kindergarten, and child-care classrooms.
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Child Care

How Do Military and Civilian Center Costs Compare? : Report to Congressional Requesters

Author: United States. General Accounting Office

Publisher: N.A


Category: Child care services

Page: 52

View: 3735

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Supporting Play in Early Childhood: Environment, Curriculum, Assessment

Author: Dorothy Justus Sluss

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1285735153

Category: Education

Page: 368

View: 1541

Aimed at teachers and future teachers of children from birth through age eight, this book examines the positive effects of play on children's social/emotional, cognitive, and physical development. You will learn how to assess a child's learning through play, making play a more practicable teaching mechanism. You also will learn step-by-step recommendations for establishing a classroom that promotes play and how to develop play-based programs for children in specific age groups: infants and toddlers, preschoolers, kindergarten children, and primary-age children. Incorporating play into the program of special needs children is addressed in each age-specific section and in a separate chapter. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
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The Toddler's Handbook

With over 100 Words That Every Kid Should Know: English/German

Author: Dayna Martin

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781772262360

Category: German language

Page: 48

View: 3401

The Toddler's Handbook introduces 17 basic concepts in English and German. Included are numbers, colors, shapes, sizes, ABCs, animals, opposites, sounds, actions, sports, food, tableware, clothes, engines, emotions, body, and time. This book develops early language skills using 171 words that every kid should know. Vibrant colors and images are designed to attract the attention of babies and toddlers. This book will help children learn a variety of important concepts in English and German.
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Author: Wolfgang Tietze

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783407563415


Page: 78

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Ich will meine Mami

Author: Martin Waddell

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783866158641

Category: Animals

Page: 24

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Assessment of young children

Author: Libby G. Cohen,Loraine J. Spenciner

Publisher: Longman Pub Group

ISBN: 9780801309656

Category: Education

Page: 514

View: 9624

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Critical Issues in Early Childhood Professional Development

Author: Martha J. Zaslow,Ivelisse Martinez-Beck

Publisher: Paul H Brookes Publishing Company

ISBN: 9781557668257

Category: Psychology

Page: 412

View: 3760

Effective teaching leads to positive student outcomes, and professional development for early childhood teachers is key to improving both. But what exactly do we mean by 2professional development3? What effect does it have on school readiness? Which models and approaches really work? This is the book the early childhood field needs to take the crucial first steps toward definitive answers. Top experts in early childhood education help readers: define professional development; examine research across a range of settings Head Start, public preschools, private programs on professional development and school readiness; consider both the extent and the content of professional development; learn from detailed explorations of promising professional development models; investigate key economic considerations and policy implications; identify areas for further exploration.
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revidierte Fassung ; (KRIPS-R) ; Feststellung und Unterstützung pädagogischer Qualität in Krippen ; deutsche Fassung der Infant/toddler environment rating scale - revised edition von Thelma Harms, Debby Cryer, Richard M. Clifford

Author: Melanie Bolz,Wolfgang Tietze,Katja Grenner,Daena Schlecht,Beate Wellner

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783589253340


Page: 80

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School-Age Care Environment Rating Scale


Author: Thelma Harms

Publisher: Teachers College Press

ISBN: 0807755095

Category: Education

Page: 72

View: 6063

What are the components of high-quality after-school care for children ages 5 - 12? How can we evaluate these programs? These are the challenges facing caregivers, schools, agencies, and parents as after-school programs proliferate. The SACERS Updated Edition provides an easy-to-use resource for defining and assessing the quality of both public and private programs caring for school-age children during out-of-school time. This updated, spiral-bound edition is reformatted so that each Item appears on its own page, along with Notes for Clarification and Questions. The expanded Scoresheet can be copied from the book or downloaded from the TC press website: Selected revised Items make scoring more accurate and informative.
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