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Child development in educational settings / Marilyn Fleer
Bib ID 7426437
Format BookBook [text, still image, volume]
Author
Fleer, Marilyn, author
 
Description Port Melbourne, Vic. : Cambridge University Press, 2018 
©2018 
xii, 258 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 25 cm 
ISBN 9781316631881 (paperback)
Summary

Child Development in Educational Settings provides a comprehensive introduction to traditional and contemporary theories of development and learning in the contexts of early childhood and primary education. Drawing upon the experiences and perspectives of children, families, educators and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander scholars, Marilyn Fleer provides insights into significant theories and approaches, including cultural-historical, constructivist, social constructivist, maturational and ecological systems. The book features four major case studies, which are revisited throughout, to examine how learning and development can be re-imagined within socially, culturally and linguistically diverse communities. This approach enables readers to use theories to analyze and measure learning and development in planning and curriculum, and to feel empowered to enact change in their educational settings. Written in an engaging and accessible style, Child Development in Educational Settings is an essential resource for pre-service teachers and professionals alike.

Notes

INcludes bibliographical references and index

Subjects Child development -- Australia.  |  Child psychology -- Australia.  |  Early childhood education -- Australia.  |  Philosophy & theory of education  |  Australian
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