ERIC Number: EJ621995
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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The Preschool Dilemma--It's Not Whether They Go, but What They Do When They Get There. Developmentally Appropriate Practice.
Haller, Marilyn L.
Journal of Early Education and Family Review, v8 n3 p7-12 Jan-Feb 2001
Provides a historical overview of the research concerning young children's school attendance. Notes that the research favors developmentally appropriate practices and shows that, overall, child-initiated environments are associated with higher levels of cognitive functioning. Stresses the importance of preparing early childhood teachers to successfully utilize developmentally appropriate practices in their classroom applications. (SD)
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