'Ideal as text for students engaged in early childhood studies courses, this is also a very useful starting point for stimulating discussion and reflection among members of existing early years teams'
Provides information on key current debates in Early years with reflection points through out.
This will be very helpful to all foundation degree students.
A good textbook encouraging critical thinking skills and reflective thinking
I recommend this text to all the students studying on the FdA Early Childhood Studies degree because it covers a wide range of current themes and debates and helps students to understand why there are debates around these areas within the sector. A great book to support critical analysis and I often refer to it in order to underpin/support many of the current issues discussed in the sessions.
This is an excellent book that discusses relevant themes and issues useful when teaching degree courses in Early Childhood Studies and related disciplines. This is really useful to extend students' knowledge further.
this is a great book discussing relevant themes and issues witin the Early Years Sector.
At the end of each chapter there are questions to consider to further learning and knowledge. This is really useful to extend and encourage knowledge further.
A really useful book to encourage students to think about their research focus.
A very accessible read
Useful for students who are required to think critically about current issues in the sector.
This text is essential reading for students of early years education who need to understand and engage with the complexities of the current themes in early years education. The activities throughout help students to link theory to practice, while the thought-provoking questions will be equally helpful to tutors and course leaders.
Does what the title states and provides a useful springboard for discussion and debate in the classroom.
An essential text that can be used to support professional development
The recommendations for further reading will be very helpful for students
I really like this book, particularly strand 2, Exploring learning and well-being. very user-friendly and is well written.
The book highlights issues related to policies and legislation in early years. It is a good read for undergraduate learners studying early childhood education.
Short, informative chapters for students to explore perceptions on current themes within the sector. Used as a recommended read for students to develop their wider reading to enhance individual research into a chosen subject area. Very worthwhile text.
Highly relevant to students on early years programmes, with topics such as children's rights and voice, and inclusivity in early years.
A well written book that explores in good detail the components required to be an effective practitioner.
This book has really helped my Foundation Degree students get a grasp of current themes and debates happening in their area.
Useful text as a discussion starter for class work
A resources that covers a variety of topics such as children's rights and play etc. easy to understand and a valuable resource across many programmes.
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