ERIC Number: EJ613561
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
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Nurturing Creativity in Early Childhood Education: Families Are Part of It.
Kemple, Kristen M.; Nissenberg, Shari A.
Early Childhood Education Journal, v28 n1 p67-71 Fall 2000
Discusses the importance of nurturing creativity in early childhood education, focusing on family influences on creativity. Summarizes research on familial impact on creativity, including the role of the family's adaptability, parental discipline style, parental rejection, and family pressure toward creativity. Suggests ways early childhood teachers can help parents nurture children's creativity at home. (Author/KB)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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