Early Childhood Education
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Coverage: Coverage: 1978- Index, 2000- Full-text.
Coverage: Full text
Education Research Complete covers all levels of education from early childhood to higher education, and all educational specialties, such as multilingual education, health education, and testing.
Coverage: Coverage: 1998 - (Full text)
Coverage: 1966 to present (Some full text)
Explores questions of psychology, learning theory, game theory, and history in depth. Approximately 460 entries describe both adult and childhood play and games in dozens of cultures around the world and throughout history.
This ebook provides a good starting point for research, it explains key ideas and issues in Early Childhood clearly and concisely, with subjects ranging from Gender to Te Whariki.
Published by the New Zealand Council for Educational Research, this journal contains recent research in early childhood education. The articles are designed to be thought provoking and forward-looking, and are ideal for staff discussions.
The Ministry of Education's Early Childhood section provides links to the latest Early Childhood education news and websites, including ECE Lead and ECE Educate.
NZCER is an independent educational research organisation with a bicultural focus.
Formerly NZ Childcare Association, Te Rito Maioha provides a wide range of professional services to childcare centres and individual members (including students).