ERIC Number: ED503128
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2008
Every Child. Volume 14, Number 3, 2008
Elliott, Alison, Ed.
Early Childhood Australia
The theme for this issue of "Every Child" is "Social and Emotional Development." Contents include an editorial by Alison Elliott, "Building a Quality Early Childhood Sector," a guest statement by Louise Tarrant, National Secretary of the Liquor, Hospitality and Miscellaneous Union (LHMU), titled "Taking Big Steps in Child Care," and the following articles: (1) Developing a Behavior Management Policy (Pam Linke); (2) The "A Good Beginning" Report: Implications for Australia (Margaret Sims); (3) Child Care and Family Break-Up (Carmel Richardson); (4) Approaching Social and Emotional Development from Cultural Perspectives (Gloria Quinones); (5) Early Childhood Institutions as Sites of Cultural Negotiations (Corine M. Patricia Rivalland); (6) Young Children and Bullying (Phillip T. Slee; Alison Wotherspoon); (7) Fun, Play-Based Education (Sue Grieshaber); (8) Green Hygiene: Safe and Sustainable Indoor Cleaning (Bridget Gardner); (9) Mentoring for Professional Growth (Alison Elliott); (10) Blurring the Line Between Early Childhood and School (Tracey Lickess); (11) The Longitudinal Study of Australian Children (Linda Harrison); (12) Children's Concepts of Language (Christy Ward); (13) Helping Indigenous Children Manage Grief and Loss (Yvonne Clark); (14) "Stillness Moments": A Recipe for Helping Alleviate Stress in Children (Alice Brown); (15) Play and Storytelling in Early Childhood Education (Milda Bredikyte); (16) The "Picture My World" Project (Jo Krabman); and (17) Supporting Children through Difficult Times (Pam Linke). The issue also contains book reviews of "Everyday Learning about Loss and Grief" (Pam Linke); "When Your Kids Push Your Buttons and What You Can Do About It" (Bonnie Harris); "Puffling" (Margaret Wild; illustrations by Julie Vivas); and "Silly Billy" (Anthony Bowne).
Descriptors: Grief, Play, Early Childhood Education, Young Children, Foreign Countries, Book Reviews, Emotional Development, Child Care, Social Development, Child Development, Educational Quality, Behavior Modification, Family Structure, Divorce, Cultural Influences, Bullying, Antisocial Behavior, Peer Relationship, Health Promotion, Mentors, Faculty Development, Longitudinal Studies, Sanitation, Hazardous Materials, Concept Formation, Indigenous Populations, Stress Management, Story Telling, Coping, Teacher Student Relationship, Language Acquisition
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Publication Type: Collected Works - Serial
Education Level: Early Childhood Education
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Australia