Understand the connection between how kids grow and how they learn After 35 years as an education consultant, Rae Pica knows the importance of understanding the natural course of child development. In this collection, she keeps kids front and center as she provides thought-provoking commentary and actionable insights on topics such as the Common Core, the self-esteem movement, and standardized testing. Sure to inspire discussion, this pocket-size powerhouse of educational philosophy includes 29 short essays on topics critical to best practice in child development and education Opinions of experts supported by research and anecdotal evidence Real-life stories shared by teachers and parents References to related articles and interviews with expertsHowever, many preservice teachers still are not required to study child development prior to beginning their careers. ... Consisting of 29 essays, all of which run approximately 900 to 1300 words in length, it meets the needs of todaya#39;s busyanbsp;...
|Title||:||What If Everybody Understood Child Development?|
|Publisher||:||Corwin Press - 2015-04-21|