ERIC Number: ED243583
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1983-Sep
Reference Count: 0
Proceedings of the Conference on Early Childhood (Toronto, Ontario, Canada, September 22-24, 1983).
Regan, Ellen M.; Biemiller, Andrew
This report summarizes the proceedings of the Conference on Early Childhood held at the Ontario Institute for Studies in Education in Toronto. Provided are (1) names and addresses of participants; (2) an overview of reported research on early childhood; (3) the response of participants to the Preprimary Project research proposal of the International Association for the Evaluation of Educational Achievement (IEA); and (4) directions for future research in the field of early childhood. The IEA's Preprimary Project is an international study of the effects of socialization environments on 4-year-old children. Appendices provide descriptions of academic participants' current research work; the sampling plan of the IEA study; an observation/coding schedule used in a study of family day care settings; and the text of a proposal for a national coordinating center for research on home and extra-home influences on preprimary and primary children. (RH)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada, Ottawa (Ontario).; Ontario Dept. of Education, Toronto.; Toronto Univ. (Ontario).
Authoring Institution: Ontario Inst. for Studies in Education, Toronto.
Identifiers: Canada; Coding; IEA Preprimary Project