NotesFAQContact Us
Collection
Advanced
Search Tips
Showing 46 to 60 of 18,654 results Save | Export
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Cummings, Katrina P.; Hardin, Belinda J.; Meadan, Hedda – Rural Special Education Quarterly, 2017
Understanding the contexts in which young children develop is essential for promoting positive outcomes. In this study, the researchers used focus groups to investigate the perspectives of 14 parents across rural North Carolina concerning ecocultural features that enhanced or prevented sustained engagement with their infants and toddlers with…
Descriptors: Focus Groups, Parent Attitudes, Rural Areas, Infants
Schleicher, Andreas; Achiron, Marilyn; Burns, Tracey; Davis, Cassandra; Tessier, Rebecca; Chambers, Nick – OECD Publishing, 2019
This report, the product of a collaboration between the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) and the UK-based charity, Education and Employers, offers a glimpse of how children see their future, and the forces that, if properly understood and harnessed, will drive them forward to realise their dreams. Through concerted…
Descriptors: Educational Trends, Trend Analysis, Computer Uses in Education, Artificial Intelligence
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Jacobs, Jennifer; Davis, Jeni; Hooser, Angela – Teacher Education Quarterly, 2020
The purpose of this study was to explore teacher candidates' (TCs') learning when provided with an opportunity to a gain deeper understanding of their identity as teachers in a diverse community-based clinical experience at a local Boys and Girls Club. The analysis of two course assignments pointed to the community-based clinical experience as a…
Descriptors: Preservice Teachers, Culturally Relevant Education, Student Development, Clubs
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Howard, Karen – Journal of Research in Music Education, 2018
The purpose of this ethnographic study was to examine student outcomes of a curriculum designed to address the overlapping aims and practices of music education and multicultural education ideals in a fifth-grade music class. The following questions guided the research: What are the student outcomes as a result of a traditional music curriculum…
Descriptors: Music Education, Curriculum, Grade 5, Elementary School Students
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Zhang, Donghui – International Studies in Sociology of Education, 2018
Through ethnographic fieldwork conducted at a Beijing public school, this study aims to investigate how rural migrant children in China negotiate and construct their identity vis-à-vis the school's local children. Building on social identity theory, this study reveals that rural migrant children develop a strong non-local group identity as a…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Migrant Education, Urban Schools, Rural Areas
Akamoglu, Yusuf; Ostrosky, Michaelene M.; Cheung, W. Catherine; Yang, Hsiu-Wen; Favazza, Paddy C.; Stalega, Melissa V.; Aronson-Ensign, Katherine – Grantee Submission, 2019
During the preschool years, children develop several inter-related skills including motor skills and communication skills. In this article, we highlight several communication teaching strategies and describe how practitioners can promote communication skills of preschoolers with disabilities by providing them with multiple opportunities to…
Descriptors: Preschool Children, Communication Skills, Physical Activities, Students with Disabilities
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Akamoglu, Yusuf; Ostrosky, Michaelene M.; Cheung, W. Catherine; Yang, Hsiu-Wen; Favazza, Paddy C.; Stalega, Melissa V.; Aronson-Ensign, Katherine – Early Childhood Education Journal, 2019
During the preschool years, children develop several inter-related skills including motor skills and communication skills. In this article, we highlight several communication teaching strategies and describe how practitioners can promote communication skills of preschoolers with disabilities by providing them with multiple opportunities to…
Descriptors: Preschool Children, Communication Skills, Physical Activities, Students with Disabilities
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Hoel, Trude; Tønnessen, Elise Seip – AERA Open, 2019
Children develop their language when they explore and talk about literary texts. In this study, we explore the design of shared digital reading as a basis for critical reflection on the reading situation in an institutional context with its given opportunities and limitations. We examine six videotaped readings of one specific picture book app,…
Descriptors: Affordances, Young Children, Group Activities, Picture Books
Garvis, Susanne; Phillipson, Sivanes; Clarke, Sharryn; Harrison, Linda; McCormack, Jane; Pendergast, Donna – Oxford University Press, 2018
"Child Development and Learning" integrates concepts of learning and development into one comprehensive text for understanding child development. At its core is the belief that learning and development are intertwined. As children learn, they also develop. As children develop, they also learn. With an understanding of how children…
Descriptors: Child Development, Preservice Teacher Education, Preservice Teachers, Developmental Stages
Harden, Brenda Jones – Zero to Three (J), 2012
Brenda Jones Harden, PhD, associate professor in the Department of Human Development, University of Maryland, College Park, describes how young children develop the capacity to modulate their emotions and behavior in the first years of life. A child's basic temperament has an impact on self-control, but temper tantrums are a normal part of child…
Descriptors: Infants, Child Development, Self Control, Toddlers
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Sitabkhan, Yasmin; Platas, Linda M.; Ketterlin-Geller, Leanne R. – Global Education Review, 2018
This paper explores an innovative assessment framework for measuring children's formal and informal mathematical knowledge. Many existing standardized measures, such as the Early Grade Mathematics Assessment, measure children's performance in early primary grade skills that have been identified by researchers and policy makers as foundational and…
Descriptors: Elementary School Mathematics, Mathematics Instruction, Mathematics Skills, Mathematical Logic
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Giles, Rebecca M.; Martin, Susan F.; Paige, Vitulli – Multicultural Learning and Teaching, 2020
Administrators, librarians, parents, teachers, and teacher educators need to be familiar with quality multicultural children's literature as a means of helping children develop an understanding of others as well as affirming their own diverse backgrounds. In this study, 31 fictional picture books identified as containing representations of ethnic…
Descriptors: Asian Culture, Childrens Literature, Picture Books, Multicultural Education
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Tyler, Paul – Primary Science, 2020
In this article, the author considers ecosystems in a much more holistic way and encourages children to consider how all the interactions within that ecosystem affect the balance of it. There is hardly an ecosystem on Earth that has not been somehow affected by human interaction. Humans are the ultimate ecosystem engineers, and it is important to…
Descriptors: Science Instruction, Ecology, Conservation (Environment), Natural Resources
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Preston, Christine – Teaching Science, 2016
Young children love to draw, and should be encouraged to explore drawing as a communication tool. Drawing is a means by which children can express their thoughts, interests and feelings, long before they learn to write. We know that: "children's drawings are vehicles for expression and communication" (Chang, 2012, p. 187). This form of…
Descriptors: Early Childhood Education, Young Children, Science Education, Science Instruction
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Murcia, Karen; Pepper, Coral; Joubert, Mathilda; Cross, Emma; Wilson, Sinead – Issues in Educational Research, 2020
We present research that explored digital coding in an Australian early years learning centre and how it impacted on a focus group of 3 and 4-year-old children's creativity. The questions that guided the design experimental method were: (1) how do young children develop and demonstrate creativity when learning through play with digital coding…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Preschool Children, Creative Thinking, Creativity
Pages: 1  |  2  |  3  |  4  |  5  |  6  |  7  |  8  |  9  |  10  |  11  |  ...  |  1244