"This book is written by one of the leading experts on assessment.
It contains the deep knowledge and understanding that comes with knowing a subject inside out; but Jan Dubiel's approach is very practical." -Professor Tina Bruce CBE, University of RoehamptonHow we assess our youngest children is a vital part of early years practice. The new edition of Jan Dubiel's bestselling book offers a clear explanation of the role of assessment in the revised Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS), and step-by-step guidance for those working with children from birth to five on making and recording observations in practice.
Updated throughout the second edition now features:A brand new chapter on the History of the Baseline Assessment PolicyA companion website including access to SAGE journal articles, child observation videos and examples of completed assessmentsDetailed guidance on the new Integrated Health and Education check at age twoThis book continues to help students and practitioners develop an evidence-based understanding of assessment and an appreciation of what constitutes effective assessment in early years settings.