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Extending Professional Practice in the Early Years

Miller, Linda; Cable, Carrie and Drury, Rose eds. (2012). Extending Professional Practice in the Early Years. Sage.

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Abstract

Extending Professional Practice in the Early Years is aimed at early years practitioners engaged in on-going learning and working in a diverse range of settings. It will be of interest to those undertaking undergraduate and postgraduate training in early years, and those involved in continuing their professional development. It is a valuable and unique resource for those in the later stages of their professional development.

The book encourages readers to take a critical stance in relation to a wide range of themes and issues which are reflected in the four parts of the book:

- listening to children

- diversity and transitions

- pedagogy and practice

- leadership and change.

Throughout the book, authors reflect common concerns such as the rights of children, diversity and a more holistic approach to working with young children, and highlight key research in the field.

Item Type: Edited Book
Copyright Holders: 2012 The Open University, compilation, original and editorial material
ISBN: 1-4462-0751-X, 978-1-4462-0751-2
Extra Information: Published in association with The Open University
Academic Unit/Department: Education and Language Studies > Education
Interdisciplinary Research Centre: Centre for Research in Education and Educational Technology (CREET)
Item ID: 31508
Depositing User: Rose Drury
Date Deposited: 16 Jan 2012 12:41
Last Modified: 23 Oct 2012 14:19
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/31508
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