ERIC Number: ED053797
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971
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Contemporary Influences in Early Childhood Education.
Evans, Ellis D.
The subject of this book is preprimary educational programs; the focus is upon broad educational strategies variously applicable to children ages 3-6. This book communicates to readers the great variety in educational and psychological thinking about children in the early 1970's. The book maintains a consistent research perspective and whenever possible empirical investigations in early childhood education are presented. The appendixes include: Appendix A, some frequently used tests; Appendix B, school readiness; Appendix C, a listing of principal preprimary programs. (Author/WY)
Descriptors: Behavioral Science Research, Early Childhood Education, Educational Programs, Language Acquisition, Preschool Education, Preschool Tests, Readiness
Holt, Rinehart and Winston, Inc., 383 Madison Avenue, New York, New York 10017 ($7.50)
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Authoring Institution: Washington Univ., Seattle.
Identifiers: Infant Schools (United Kingdom); Montessori Method; Piaget (Jean); Project Follow Through; Project Head Start