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ERIC Number: EJ631433
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-0044-0728
For America's Infants and Toddlers, Are Important Values Threatened by Our Zeal To "Teach?" Viewpoint.
Szanton, Eleanor Stokes
Young Children, v56 n1 p15-21 Jan 2001
Discusses the values transmitted to infants and toddlers by a majority of Americans and by many early childhood education leaders. Points out how mainstream infant/toddler programs encourage the characteristics of individualism, independence, choice and exploration, initiative, equality, and expressiveness. Examines parents' role in infant/toddler programs and the distressing move toward pushing lessons on infants and toddlers. (KB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: United States