ERIC Number: ED149519
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977-Aug
Reference Count: 0
Between Grownups & Kids: Conference Proceedings (Austin, Texas, August 27, 1977).
Evans, Joyce, Comp.
Presented are proceedings of a conference designed to increase awareness, knowledge, and feelings of competency of adults who work with children, with particular emphasis on the positive aspects of child rearing and practical suggestions for daily activities and interactions. In the keynote address titled "How to Drive Your Child Sane," A. Ginott explains the effect parents' praise and criticism can have on the child. Outlined in the next two sections are the schedule of panel discussions and topical sessions. A fourth section (which makes up the bulk of the document) provides the content and sample handouts from sessions with the following titles and presenters: "Early Learning for Babies" (P. Turner); "The Child from Three to Five" (M. Durrett and P. Richards); "Preparing Children for Reading" (K. Wallingford); "Legal Aspects of Custody and Divorce" (J. Lewallen); "The Role of the Father" (R. Espinoza); "Musical Activities for Body Movement" (W. Nelson); "A Kid's Eye View of Exceptionality" (J. Smith); "Early Learning for Toddlers--Development of 1- to 2-Year-Olds" (K. Edwards); "Nutrition and Feeding of Children" (R. Shorey); "I Can't Stand this Fighting Anymore--A Closer Look at Sibling Rivalry" (D. Williams); "Learning to Talk and Learning to Learn" (J. Coleman); "Toys--Get the Most for Your Money" (M. Hulls); "Children and Television" (C. Corder-Bolz); "I Can't Get Along with this Child" (A. Castaneda); "Emotional Problems in Young Children" (L. Gotta); and "Choosing Child Care" (L. Doggett). Also provided are information on workshops and demonstrations and demonstration leaders, and sample demonstration handouts. (SBH)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Texas State Dept. of Human Resources, Austin.
Authoring Institution: Southwest Educational Development Lab., Austin, TX.