Activities for Responsive Caregiving

Author: Jean Barbre

Publisher: Redleaf Press

ISBN: 1605542628

Category: Education

Page: 240

View: 6230

The first three years set the stage for a lifetime of learning. This book provides more than eighty activities and experiences to optimize very young children's intellectual, social, emotional, and physical development, as well as strategies that support responsive caregiving. Jean Barbre, EdD, has thirty years of experience working with children and families as a preschool director, teacher, therapist, college instructor, national and international presenter, and guest presenter on public television.

Foundations of Responsive Caregiving

Author: Jean Barbre

Publisher: Redleaf Press

ISBN: 1605542636

Category: Education

Page: 200

View: 6917

Understanding the development of infants, toddlers, and twos equips caregivers with the tools and best practices needed to guide, teach, and care for them. This foundational approach provides information on theories of early development, components of high-quality, responsive caregiving, and strategies to support children in their earliest years.

Baby Steps to STEM

Author: Jean Barbre

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781605545080

Category: Education

Page: 224

View: 4326

Give your child a head start by building a STEM foundation with fifty everyday, play-based activities for infants and toddlers

Child Development From Infancy to Adolescence

Author: Laura E. Levine,Joyce Munsch

Publisher: SAGE Publications

ISBN: 150639891X

Category: Psychology

Page: 744

View: 4941

Winner of the 2020 Textbook Excellence Award from the Textbook & Academic Authors Association (TAA) Chronologically organized, Child Development From Infancy to Adolescence, Second Edition presents topics within the field of child development through unique and highly engaging Active Learning opportunities. The Active Learning features foster a dynamic and personal learning process for students. Within each chapter, authors Laura E. Levine and Joyce Munsch introduce students to a wide range of real-world applications of psychological research to child development. Pedagogical features help students discover the excitement of studying child development and equip them with skills they can use long after completing the course. This title is accompanied by a complete teaching and learning package. Contact your SAGE representative to request a demo. Digital Option / Courseware SAGE Vantage is an intuitive digital platform that delivers this text’s content and course materials in a learning experience that offers auto-graded assignments and interactive multimedia tools, all carefully designed to ignite student engagement and drive critical thinking. Built with you and your students in mind, it offers simple course set-up and enables students to better prepare for class. Learn more. Assignable Video with Assessment Assignable video (available with SAGE Vantage) is tied to learning objectives and curated exclusively for this text to bring concepts to life. Watch a sample video now. LMS Cartridge (formerly known as SAGE Coursepacks): Import this title’s instructor resources into your school’s learning management system (LMS) and save time. Don’t use an LMS? You can still access all of the same online resources for this title via the password-protected Instructor Resource Site. Learn more. Also of Interest: Case Studies in Lifespan Development by Stephanie M. Wright presents a series of 12 case studies shaped by the contributions of real students to build immersive examples that readers can relate to and enjoy. Bundle Case Studies in Lifespan Development with Child Development From Infancy To Adolescence, Second Edition for even more savings!

Infants, Toddlers, and Caregivers: Caregiving and Responsive Curriculum Development

Author: Terri Jo Swim

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 130585621X

Category: Education

Page: 528

View: 2770

INFANTS AND TODDLERS: CAREGIVING AND RESPONSIVE CURRICULUM DEVELOPMENT, 9th Edition, guides readers through the acquisition of skills necessary to provide high-quality care for infants and toddlers in any educational setting. This edition's new subtitle better reflects the book's goal of providing appropriate caregiving and educational techniques, as well as curriculum ideas, for infants and toddlers from birth to age three. Overviews of key child care philosophies as they relate to the child, the caregiver, and parent involvement are presented along with case studies and lesson plans that help students translate theory into practice. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Infant/toddler Caregiving

Author: California. Department of Education

Publisher: N.A


Category: Child care

Page: 74

View: 1784

This guide explores the contribution of the naturally occurring activities of infants and toddlers to their learning and development. Infants and toddlers benefit greatly when they have a caregiver who is sensitive and responsive to their various needs and interests, who creates developmentally appropriate environments, and who introduces activities that encourage the children to explore freely and be in control of what happens. Ideas and insights for caregivers seeking to provide that kind of support are offered in this guide, along with a listing of developmentally appropriate and inappropriate practices.

Promising Practices for Partnering with Families in the Early Years

Author: Mary M. Cornish

Publisher: IAP

ISBN: 1607529351

Category: Education

Page: 185

View: 6517

This volume is directed toward research to practice issues related to partnering with families of children birth through age 5. This monograph and the next monograph focuses on family and school involvement issues in two age categories. This sixth volume analyzes family involvement practices across a variety of settings and programs at the early childhood level. The seventh monograph in this series addresses research and practices related to family–school issues in middle and secondary schools. The chapters address, to varying degrees, five themes based on the principles of familycentered partnerships: 1. Recognizing and respecting one anther’s knowledge and expertise; 2. Sharing information through twoway communication; 3. Sharing power and decision making; 4. Acknowledging and respecting diversity; and 5. Creating networks of support The monograph supports the accomplishment of these goals as a whole by providing important insights about exemplary programs and promising practices, informed by current research. Also it highlights policies and theoretical perspectives relevant to these aims. Individual chapters offer a variety of practical strategies and recommendations that families, early childhood practitioners, policymakers, and researchers can use to enhance their knowledge and strengthen their skills for partnering effectively.

Advances in Infancy Research

Author: Carolyn K. Rovee-Collier,Lewis Paeff Lipsitt,Harlene Hayne

Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group

ISBN: 9781567503906

Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 502

View: 3516

Devoted to the timely presentation of innovative research on human and animal infants. The articles appearing here serve as primary references of authors' programmatic studies.

Handbook of Play Therapy

Author: Kevin J. O'Connor,Charles E. Schaefer,Lisa D. Braverman

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118859731

Category: Psychology

Page: 720

View: 7197

A complete, comprehensive play therapy resource for mentalhealth professionals Handbook of Play Therapy is the one-stop resource forplay therapists with coverage of all major aspects written byexperts in the field. This edition consolidates the coverage ofboth previous volumes into one book, updated to reflect the newestfindings and practices of the field. Useful for new and experienced practitioners alike, this guideprovides a comprehensive introduction and overview of play therapyincluding, theory and technique, special populations,nontraditional settings, professional and contemporary issues.Edited by the founders of the field, each chapter is written bywell-known and respected academics and practitioners in each topicarea and includes research, assessment, strategies, and clinicalapplication. This guide covers all areas required for credentialingfrom the Association for Play Therapy, making it uniquely qualifiedas the one resource for certification preparation. Learn the core theories and techniques of play therapy Apply play therapy to special populations and in nontraditionalsettings Understand the history and emerging issues in the field Explore the research and evidence base, clinical applications,and more Psychologists, counselors, marriage and family therapists,social workers, and psychiatric nurses regularly utilize playtherapy techniques to facilitate more productive sessions andpromote better outcomes for patients. Handbook of PlayTherapy provides the deep, practical understanding needed toincorporate these techniques into practice.

Child Abuse

Author: David A. Wolfe,Robert J. McMahon,Ray DeV Peters

Publisher: SAGE Publications

ISBN: 1452263256

Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 312

View: 9391

Experts in both child physical and sexual abuse are brought together in this volume, which focuses on both child and adult survivors. Contributors explore innovative treatment and prevention approaches, such as school and community violence prevention programmes, and preparation of children who have to testify in court.