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Assessing young children’s learning: Using critical discourse analysis to re-examine a learning story
(Early Childhood Australia Inc., 2017-06)
The current policy contexts of many countries demand that early childhood educators are able to articulate their practice in new ways. For example, the need to assess and report positive learning outcomes in multiple ways ...
Transformative curriculum: I felt like an artist
(Taylor & Francis Group LLC, 2015-12-14)
Contemporary early childhood teacher education is situated in a knowledge and policy environment where on the one hand pre-service educators have the opportunity to connect with unlimited knowledge sources and, on the ...
Looming cut in preschool entitlements defies all evidence.
(The Conversation Media Group Ltd, 2014-04-02)
What a difference a portfolio makes: early learning is not babysitting
(The Conversation Media Group Ltd, 2015-09-25)
Childcare may be expensive but it's worth it in the long run
(The Conversation Media Group Ltd, 2014)
An early childhood perspective
(Australian College of Educators, 2014)
Higher wages vs more training: why the government is going the wrong way on childcare
(The Conversation Media Group Ltd, 2013-12-13)
How do you spell bird? Effective parent programs to enhance 4-6 year old children's literacy development
This research examined the effectiveness of parent programs designed for families to support the literacy learning of their 4-6 year old children. The project began with a literature review analysing six established, ...
'Wellbeing' and the 'normal child'
(Curriculum Perspectives, 2009)
The professional knowledge that counts in Australian contemporary early childhood teacher education
(Symposium Journals, 2010)
Australia is typical of many western countries where the provision of quality early childhood services has become a government priority. The government initiatives in Australia include repeated demands for 'well-qualified' ...