ERIC Number: EJ641751
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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Nurturing Decency through Caring and Serving during the Early Childhood Years.
Swick, Kevin J.
Early Childhood Education Journal, v29 n2 p131-37 Win 2001
Describes the dispositions comprising decency. Discusses how children acquire a sense of decency through the learning cycle of caring and serving, and describes how serving and caring strategies in family and school can promote decency through caring for self, others, the environment, and through service to others. Emphasizes the importance of reflection and acknowledgment of children's contributions. (KB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive
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