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    By Debra Pierce

    Expert advice from a “personal mentor” to lead you through the new CDA process. This third edition has designated center-based preschool, center-based infant/toddler, and family child care sections, with information specific to each setting. Throughout this book, easy-to-understand assistance, as well as sample documents and forms, will help simplify the required tasks of CDA documentation and assessment. From Redleaf Press.

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    By David Elkind

    Explores the progression of early childhood education from its beginnings in the writings of sixteenth- and seventeenth-century philosophers. Includes biographical sketches and perspectives of eleven historical figures—the giants—in this evolution. From Redleaf Press.

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    By Holly Elissa Bruno

    A thought-provoking book that empowers educators to give themselves and the people in their lives second chances so that they themselves—and the children they teach—can learn and thrive. This book includes stories from the author and contributors to the author’s blog posts. From Redleaf Press.

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    By Angi Stone-MacDonald, Kristen Wendell, Anne Douglas, & Mary Lu Love

    Discover how to support the problem-solving skills of all young children by teaching them basic practices of engineering and five types of critical thinking skills (Curiosity, Persistence, Flexibility, Reflection, and Collaboration). Uses a clear instructional framework and fun activities tailored for infants, toddlers, and preschoolers. You’ll help children birth to 5 explore big ideas and develop new ways of thinking through engaging and challenging learning experiences. From Brookes Publishing.

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    By Mary Jane Maguire-Fong

    Each chapter illustrates how infants are robust investigators, intent on making sense of the world around them. Preservice and in-service professionals working with infants and their families will find valuable insights into how to design an infant care program, plan curriculum, assess learning, and work with families. The user-friendly features of this book include vignettes, photographs of infant classrooms, diagrams and instructive charts, research highlights, and questions for reflection. From Teachers College Press.

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    By Beatrice S. Fennimore

    Explores some of the most complex and pressing social and ethical dilemmas confronting early childhood educators, providing concrete ways of addressing social justice concerns. Four model teacher guides accompany readers from chapter to chapter and demonstrate strategies for standing up for children through ethics, respect for diversity, and commitment to advocacy. This book offers important insights, encouragement, and practical suggestions for early childhood educators who are committed to excellence and equity in their classrooms. From Teachers College Press.

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    By Patricia G. Ramsey

    Using engaging examples and stories, this comprehensive volume offers concrete suggestions to encourage teachers to reflect on their own histories and experiences and to challenge and rethink their assumptions and attitudes toward children and teaching. This edition describes research-based classroom practices to engage children in exploring the complexities of race, economic inequities, immigration, environmental issues and sustainability, gender and sexual orientation and identities, and abilities and disabilities.

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    By Stacie G. Goffin

    For many years people have thought about how to bring more professional structure to the early childhood education field. Professionalizing Early Childhood Education as a Field of Practice is a tool to help everyone in early childhood education engage in serious discussions about professionalizing the field.

    Author and thought leader Stacie G. Goffin has written a book that contains an overview of the topic, a participant guide, a conversation workbook, and a facilitator guide. Each section supports deep thought and creative discussions about how early childhood education can move toward being a professional field of practice. The conversations from this book are intended to shape the field's future. Don't sit back and listen; be part of this important conversation. Copublished with Redleaf Press. This book is a Comprehensive Member Benefit.

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    By Jacky Howell & Kimberly Reinhard

    Rituals and traditions have the power to shape classroom routines into times that build meaningful connections and bonds among children, families, and teachers, creating a sense of community and a positive learning environment. This book includes examples and practical information about developing rituals and traditions in your classroom or preschool program. This book is a Comprehensive Member benefit.

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    By NAEYC

    What is a high-quality classroom for children in first, second, and third grades? How does it help your child learn?

    A supportive and stimulating classroom where your child is challenged in all areas of learning and development—that’s what teachers in high-quality classrooms provide. This booklet explores the ways children in first, second, and third grade learn and what teachers do to support their learning—and why.

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