ERIC Number: ED330439
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1983-Aug-5
Zero through Six: Learning and Growing; What We Know of the Very Young Child. Notes, Comments...(Child, Family, Community). Digest No. III.
This digest explores the knowledge base underpinning the present understanding of the preschool child. This knowledge base involves stages of mental and physical development, physical and psychological needs, conditions that tend to favor or retard the child's learning and development, and so on. The eight chapters of this digest focus on: (1) characteristics of the very young or preschool child; (2) child rearing and behavior; (3) the child's cognitive development; (4) development from birth to 6 years of age; (5) obstacles to development; (6) the child's basic needs; (7) interrelatedness of needs and actions for need satisfaction; and (8) guidelines for responsible parenthood. (RH)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization, Paris (France).
Note: For other digests in this series, see PS 019 391-394.