ERIC Number: ED078918
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1972-Sep
Reference Count: 0
Guidelines for Early Childhood Education.
Gira, Catherina, Ed.
Maryland School Bulletin, v48, n4 Sep1972
The guidelines for early childhood education programs in the State of Maryland are presented. The following topics are discussed: (1) the importance of early childhood education; (2) the goals of early childhood education; (3) family and community involvement in early childhood education; (4) factors to be considered in planning an early childhood education program--the child, physical facilities, the staff, curriculum, grouping, scheduling, and evaluation; (5) procedures for initiating or modifying an early childhood education program; and (6) recommendations for the effective dissemination and use of the guidelines. Specific equipment needs and teaching and activity suggestions are provided. (KM)
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Authoring Institution: Maryland State Dept. of Education, Baltimore.