ERIC Number: ED462133
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1994
Reference Count: N/A
Offspring: The Magazine of the Michigan Council of Cooperative Nursery Schools, 1994.
Ensminger, Karen, Ed.; Hockey, Amy, Ed.; Mangigian, Lisa Ed.; Warren, Mitzi, Ed.; Eisenlord, Terri, Ed.
Offspring, v36 n1-2 1994
"Offspring" is a magazine for parents, teachers, and others, intended to provide a forum for views on dealing with young children, to express a variety of ideas, to promote the co-op philosophy, and to enhance the relationship of members of these groups with children and with each other. This document contains issues 1 and 2 from 1994. The first issue presents six articles on the following topics: (1) understanding one's place in the family (an interview with Sister Karen Hawver); (2) promoting independence in preschool children; (3) helping children go to school for the first time; (4) helping children deal with death; (5) raising children to be readers; and (6) observing a young girl's changing flair for fashion. The second issue presents five articles on the following topics: (1) working in co-operative nurseries; (2) dealing with children with Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) or Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD); (3) teaching children to listen the first time; (4) learning from counseling by a firefighter; and (5) learning about the effects of verbal abuse on children. (AP)
Descriptors: Attention Deficit Disorders, Caregiver Child Relationship, Child Development, Child Rearing, Clothing, Cooperation, Day Care, Early Childhood Education, Grief, Listening Skills, Nursery Schools, Parent Child Relationship, Parent School Relationship, Periodicals, Preschool Children, Reading Attitudes, School Readiness, Verbal Abuse
MCCN/Offspring, 8085 Hurron River Dr., Dexter, MI 48130 (1-year, $6; 2-years, $10).
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Parents; Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: Illinois Professional Development Partnership Center, Bloomington.