ERIC Number: ED126390
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1976
Reference Count: 0
Growing Free: Ways to Help Children Overcome Sex Role Stereotypes.
Cohen, Monroe D., Ed.; Martin, Lucy P., Ed.
This publication put out by the Association for Childhood Education International contains articles dealing with ways to help children overcome sex-role stereotypes. The articles deal with both theoretical and practical issues around the topic of how children acquire sex-stereotypic concepts and what possibilities exist for changing them. The articles are addressed primarily to the teacher. Also included are: "Idea Spark-ers" which present ways of exploring sex-role stereotyping in the classroom; non-sexist resources for teachers, parents and students; and a review of sex bias in children's books. (NG)
Descriptors: Children, Curriculum, Educational Theories, Elementary Education, Females, Resource Materials, Schools, Sex Discrimination, Sex Role, Sex Stereotypes, Social Discrimination, Socialization
Association for Childhood Education International, 3615 Wisconsin Avenue, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20016 (HC $1.00, plus $0.10 postage and handling, check or money order must accompany order)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Association for Childhood Education International, Washington, DC.