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ERIC Number: EJ628871
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-0360-1277
Benefits of Intergenerational Staffing in Preschools.
Larkin, Elizabeth; Newman, Sally
Educational Gerontology, v27 n5 p373-85 Jun 2001
Observations and interviews were conducted of 36 older adult volunteers in preschool classrooms. Volunteers brought a familial dimension to the setting and modeled behaviors for children. Their styles were not consistent with professional standards but complemented those of early childhood educators. (Contains 25 references.) (SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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