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NEW Early Childhood Education Books @ Schoolcraft
Publication Date: 2017
Updated information and unbiased, developmentally appropriate strategies and activities to celebrate, rather than exclude, diversity, traditions, and holidays. Many programs are establishing a 'no holiday' policy, but this book shows you how to celebrate and adhere to school policy.
Early Childhood Pedagogical Play by
Call Number: LB 1139.35 .P55 2015
Publication Date: 2015
This book re-theorizes the relationship between pedagogy and play. The authors suggest that pedagogical play is characterized by conceptual reciprocity (a pedagogical approach for supporting children's academic learning through joint play) and agentic imagination (a concept that when present in play, affords the child's motives and imagination a critical role in learning and development).
On the Social and Emotional Lives of Gifted Children by
Call Number: BF 723 .G5 C76 2018
Publication Date: 2018
In On the Social and Emotional Lives of Gifted Children, the nation's leading authority on the psychology of gifted children offers advice and encouragement for both parents and teachers. In a thoughtful, conversational style, the author offers an in-depth look at the complex social and emotional issues faced by gifted children.
The Orchid and the Dandelion by
Call Number: HQ 755.8 .B694 2019
Publication Date: 2019
"This book presents a broad-spectrum view of the early research and theory related to the effect of stress and adversity on child development and mental health. Boyce (UC San Francisco) presents his evolving perspective over his decades-long career as a pediatrician turned academic researcher, as he came to understand "sensitivity" rather than vulnerability as a defining characteristic of the differences among children even in the same family."--Choice Reviews