NotesFAQContact Us
Collection
Advanced
Search Tips
Source
Early Childhood Education…1496
Showing 61 to 75 of 1,496 results Save | Export
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Seo, Sol; Yuh, Jongil – Early Childhood Education Journal, 2022
Although teacher-child interaction has been recognized as an important indicator of quality in early care and education as well as a crucial predictor of children's development, limited studies have explored the pathways of teachers' job-related stress to interaction with young children. This study aimed to investigate the sequential mediating…
Descriptors: Teacher Student Relationship, Interaction, Teaching Conditions, Stress Variables
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Kwon, Kyong-Ah; Jeon, Shinyoung; Castle, Sherri; Ford, Timothy G. – Early Childhood Education Journal, 2022
Using the nationally representative Head Start Family and Child Experiences Survey 2014 (FACES 2014), this study examined the associations of Head Start children's behavioral challenges with teachers' well-being (i.e., depressive symptoms, job commitment) and intent to leave, controlling for teacher characteristics. We sought to explore the direct…
Descriptors: Behavior Problems, Social Services, Low Income Students, Federal Programs
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Cheng, Xiulan; Zhang, Hui; Cao, Jinjin; Ma, Ying – Early Childhood Education Journal, 2022
Teachers' psychological well-being is linked to their classroom teaching and student development outcomes. Kindergarten teachers are generally subject to psychological stress and burnout, but mindfulness training programs may be a promising way to alleviate these issues. This pilot study used a mixed-methods design to evaluate the feasibility and…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Kindergarten, Preschool Teachers, Emotional Intelligence
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Sands, Michelle M.; Meadan, Hedda – Early Childhood Education Journal, 2022
The transition to kindergarten can be a memorable, yet stressful time for children and families. For children with disabilities and their caregivers, the transition to kindergarten can be especially difficult due to changes in environment, supports, and services that occur as part of the transition. The purpose of this article is to highlight…
Descriptors: Student Adjustment, Kindergarten, Students with Disabilities, School Readiness
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Schachter, Rachel E.; Jiang, Qingyu; Piasta, Shayne B.; Flynn, Erin E. – Early Childhood Education Journal, 2022
In the US, recent efforts have focused on professionalizing the field of early childhood. One way to indicate professionalism is through the terms used to describe both the field and the workers. However, few have examined how practitioners or researchers describe early childhood professionals' work. Using multiple data sources and analytic…
Descriptors: Early Childhood Education, Early Childhood Teachers, Teacher Role, Professionalism
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Konca, Ahmet Sami – Early Childhood Education Journal, 2022
This study aimed to explore the digital environments of 3-6-year-old children within the home setting. A total of 537 children aged 3-6 years and their parents participated in the study. The results of the study revealed that the children live in digitally rich home environments. Parents usually limited the screen time of the children, or…
Descriptors: Young Children, Parents, Family Environment, Handheld Devices
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Steed, Elizabeth A.; Shapland, Dorothy; Leech, Nancy – Early Childhood Education Journal, 2022
The promotion of Social emotional learning (SEL) in elementary schools has increased; however, little is known about early childhood teachers' perceptions about the effectiveness of their elementary school's approach to SEL. The present study used mixed methods methodology to explore the perceptions of 1154 preschool through second grade teachers…
Descriptors: Teacher Attitudes, School Effectiveness, Social Emotional Learning, Elementary School Teachers
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Lim, Chaehyun; Kwon, Kyong-Ah; Bingham, Gary Eldon – Early Childhood Education Journal, 2022
Preschool children's relationships with their teachers play an important role in their learning and development. Despite this importance, extant research mostly relies on teachers' perceptions about the relationships with children limiting our understanding of the bidirectional nature of these relationships. The present study aimed to explore…
Descriptors: Teacher Attitudes, Student Attitudes, Teacher Student Relationship, Academic Achievement
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Ramanathan, Gurupriya; Carter, Deborah; Wenner, Julianne – Early Childhood Education Journal, 2022
Preschool children have the capacity to engage in scientific practices and inquiry and develop understanding at a conceptual level. While engaging in inquiry with preschool students, teachers transition from being transmitters of knowledge to facilitators in the educational process as students take on an active role in this learner-centered…
Descriptors: Preschool Education, Science Instruction, Inquiry, Educational Strategies
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Gonzalez, Jorge E.; Liew, Jeffrey; Zou, Yali; Curtis, Gayle; Li, Danni – Early Childhood Education Journal, 2022
The primary aim of this study was to explore and understand Chinese American parents' language and literacy beliefs, perceptions, and practices with regard to their preschool-age children. Using a convergent parallel mixed-methods study design, parents (seven mothers and one father) were recruited from a community center in a large southern city…
Descriptors: Native Language, Chinese Americans, Language Maintenance, Language Skill Attrition
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Walsh, Bridget A.; Edwards, Adrienne L.; Cook, Gina A.; Hughes-Belding, Kere; Rahn, Ellen – Early Childhood Education Journal, 2022
Research-based professional development opportunities for early childhood home visitors are valuable to the Early Head Start-Home-Based Option (EHS-HBO) and to the home visiting field broadly to strengthen effective practice. We explored EHS-HBO home visitors' (N = 5) perspectives on effective practice through a professional development activity…
Descriptors: Early Intervention, Social Services, Federal Programs, Home Visits
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Abercrombie, Julia; Pann, James; Shin, Faith; Taylor, Elizabeth; Brisendine, Anne E.; Swanson-Holm, Rachell; James, Cristina; Viehweg, Stephan; Chödrön, Gail – Early Childhood Education Journal, 2022
Many children with developmental disabilities are not identified before age 3 years of age, preventing them from being able to fully benefit from early intervention services. Early childhood educators, particularly those in Early Head Start (EHS) programs, are important partners in the early identification of children with developmental delays.…
Descriptors: Developmental Delays, Disability Identification, Child Development, Early Intervention
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Lee, Sunmin; Adair, Jennifer Keys; Payne, Katherina A.; Barry, David – Early Childhood Education Journal, 2022
Young children's ideas of fairness have been studied in a range of laboratory settings with findings that children see fairness as equal distribution of resources. However, many studies occurred in decontextualized environments (i.e., laboratory settings), which hardly provide opportunities for children to exhibit nuanced ways to enact fairness.…
Descriptors: Childrens Attitudes, Young Children, Prosocial Behavior, Social Justice
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Heilmann, John; Moyle, Maura; Sparrow, Tracey; Meurer, John – Early Childhood Education Journal, 2022
A rich literature describes the efficacy of coaching programs for early care and education (ECE) teachers. ECE teachers can provide unique insights into the coaching process and several studies have described the coaching experience from the perspective of ECE teachers serving preschool-age children. However, limited data are available to describe…
Descriptors: Social Services, Federal Programs, Early Intervention, Early Childhood Teachers
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Giordano, Keri; Interra, Victoria L.; Stillo, Giuliana C.; Mims, Angel T.; Block-Lerner, Jennifer – Early Childhood Education Journal, 2021
Suspension is defined as a temporary removal from the educational setting where a child is able to return after a determined period of time, while expulsion is the complete and permanent removal of a child from an entire educational system (Gilliam and Shahar 2006). Preschool children have been found to be both suspended and expelled at higher…
Descriptors: Suspension, Expulsion, Racial Differences, Ethnicity
Pages: 1  |  2  |  3  |  4  |  5  |  6  |  7  |  8  |  9  |  10  |  11  |  ...  |  100