ERIC Number: EJ460150
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
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Recognizing the Essentials of Developmentally Appropriate Practice.
Kostelnik, Marjorie J.
Child Care Information Exchange, n90 p73-77 Mar-Apr 1993
Discusses the concept of developmentally appropriate practice (DAP) and common misconceptions about it. DAP stresses that child care workers need to treat all children as individuals; gain specialized knowledge about child development; and respect children's ability to carry out their duties effectively. (MDM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Non-Classroom
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