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ISBN-10 013273348XISBN-13 9780132733489
ISBN-10 0132657104ISBN-13 9780132657105
Author(s): Michael L. Henniger
Publisher: Merrill
Copyright year: © 2013 Pages: 560

Foran introductory course serving pre-service early childhood educators

An accessible introduction to early childhood education, with a focus on the various content areas

This book presents both the challenges and joys of working with young children, providing a comprehensive, balanced overview of early childhood education.  It is designed to be reader-friendly and uses a clear, informative, and personal writing style. Throughout the text, the reader encounters concise, research-based overviews of important topics. Vignettes of children and early childhood professionals, as well as questions presented throughout the chapters, encourage readers to understand young children, reflect on teaching and learning, and discuss with others the topics presented.