ERIC Number: EJ732370
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2005-Aug
Early Care, Education, and Family Life in Rural Fiji: Experiences and Reflections
Early Childhood Education Journal, v33 n1 p47-52 Aug 2005
As a member of a delegation of educators, physicians, and lay people to rural Fiji the author shares her experiences and reflections of early care, education, and family life on a small, remote island. She discusses her visits to the village and boarding school, and her interactions with teachers, children, and parents in the early childhood classroom and community. Her understanding of teacher education and preparation, the primary educational system, and curriculum goals and revisions of the country are highlighted.
Descriptors: Early Childhood Education, Rural Areas, Family Life, Teacher Education, Curriculum Development, Primary Education, Boarding Schools, Foreign Countries
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Early Childhood Education; Primary Education
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Fiji