Too Much, Too Soon? : Early Learning and the Erosion of Childhood, Paperback

Too Much, Too Soon? : Early Learning and the Erosion of Childhood Paperback

Part of the Early Years series

Description

How to nurture young children's well-being and learning to reverse the erosion of childhood?

Children's lives have been speeded up by commercialisation, 'adultification', and the government's 'nappy curriculum' which 'schoolifies' them and pushes quasi-formal learning too soon.

Now, in twenty-three hard-hitting chapters, leading educators, researchers, policy makers and parents advocate alternative ways ahead for slowing childhood, better policy-making and, above all, the 'right learning at the right time' in children's growth ? learning when they are developmentally ready.

Information

  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 376 pages, Illustrations
  • Publisher: Hawthorn Press Ltd
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Educational strategies & policy
  • ISBN: 9781907359026

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