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Published: 06 November 2018

352 Pages

9.7 x 6.7 inches

ISBN: 9780198747109

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The Child's Curriculum

Working with the Natural Values of Young Children

Edited by Colwyn Trevarthen, Jonathan Delafield-Butt, and Aline-Wendy Dunlop

  • A robust, evidence-based collection of knowledge and experience from policy makers and practitioners that informs and substantiates choices for best policy and practice in professional care and education of young children
  • Combines scientific theory and practical know-how from leading scientists and practitioners to present a compelling case of children's value important for policy and practice
  • Chapters covering nursery education, early communication, human movement, government support, excellent schools, affectionate care, companionship with teacher, learning in play, discovery of meaning, learning symbolic communication, inspiring 'common sense' present a holistic world view of young children

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