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Topic: Leadership & Professional Development Year: 2012
Many states are preparing for the possibility that President Obama's preschool plan calling for degreed teachers may become a reality, and are continuing to engage in efforts to revamp and expand their professional preparation and development systems. As...
Caring for Our Children: National Health and Safety Standards; Guidelines for Early Care and Education Programs, 3rd Edition
Topic: Standards & Standards Alignment Year: 2015
Caring for Our Children, 3rd Edition (CFOC3) is a collection of 686 national standards that represent the best evidence, expertise, and experience in the country on quality health and safety practices and policies that should be followed in today's early...
Challenging Ethnocentric Literacy Practices: (Re)Positioning Home Literacies in a Head Start Classroom
Topic: -- Year: 2010
Mariana Souto-Manning’s article explores ways in which teachers can incorporate young people’s home and community literacy practices into classrooms when such practices vastly differ from the teachers’ literacy experiences.
This is Chapter 8 of the BUILD Initiative's E-Book-Rising to the Challenge: Building Effective Systems for Young Children and Families. This chapter discusses the impact of what many consider to be the centerpiece of the ELC: the requirement that states...