From Neurons To Neighborhoods

Author: Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education
Publisher: National Academies Press
ISBN: 0309132835
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Drawing from new findings, this book presents important conclusions about nature-versus-nurture, the impact of being born into a working family, the effect of politics on programs for children, the costs and benefits of intervention, and ...

From Neurons To Neighborhoods

Author: Committee on Integrating the Science of Early Childhood Development
Publisher: National Academies Press
ISBN: 0309069882
Size: 55.46 MB
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Drawing from new findings, this book presents important conclusions about nature-versus-nurture, the impact of being born into a working family, the effect of politics on programs for children, the costs and benefits of intervention, and ...

From Neurons To Neighborhoods

Author: Institute of Medicine
Publisher: National Academies Press
ISBN: 0309209781
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From Neurons to Neighborhoods: An Update: Workshop Summary is based on the original study From Neurons to Neighborhoods: Early Childhood Development, which released in October of 2000.

Achieving High Educational Standards For All

Author: Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education
Publisher: National Academies Press
ISBN: 0309083036
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This volume summarizes a range of scientific perspectives on the important goal of achieving high educational standards for all students.

Developmental Health And The Wealth Of Nations

Author: Daniel P. Keating
Publisher: Guilford Press
ISBN: 9781572304550
Size: 12.32 MB
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Probing the effects of the social environment upon human development, this volume asks how we can best support the health and well-being of infants and children in an era of rapid economic and technological change.

Early Childhood Assessment

Author: Board on Children, Youth and Families
Publisher: National Academies Press
ISBN: 0309314429
Size: 23.64 MB
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This book affirms that assessments can make crucial contributions to the improvement of children's well-being, but only if they are well designed, implemented effectively, developed in the context of systematic planning, and are interpreted ...

Emergence

Author: Steven Johnson
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 0743218264
Size: 46.93 MB
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In the tradition of Being Digital and The Tipping Point, Steven Johnson, acclaimed as a "cultural critic with a poet's heart" (The Village Voice), takes readers on an eye-opening journey through emergence theory and its applications.

Childhood And Society

Author: E H Erikson
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1448163633
Size: 54.45 MB
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With this deeply influential book, which is now internationally recognised as a classic study of childhood and its social significance, Professor Erikson has made an outstanding contribution to the study of human behaviour.

Research Methods In Early Childhood

Author: Penny Mukherji
Publisher: SAGE
ISBN: 1473909279
Size: 17.81 MB
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Packed full of even more examples of research methods in practice, this second edition now comes with a fantastic website giving you all you need to understand research methods in early childhood.

Ethics And Politics In Early Childhood Education

Author: Gunilla Dahlberg
Publisher: Psychology Press
ISBN: 9780415280426
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Drawing on a range of early childhood services, particularly the 'Reggio approach', this book presents essential ideas, theories and debates to an international audience, and explores the ethical and political dimensions in this field.