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Principles and Practice for Driving the EYLF

Principles and Practice for Driving the EYLF

Principles and Practice for Driving the EYLF

Author(s): Bridie Raban, Kay Margetts (click on the author's name for more titles)

ISBN: 9781921613296

Binding: Paperback

Published by: Teaching Solutions

RRP $39.95


The principles underpinning the EYLF( Belonging, Being and Becoming) underline the practice  identified by research evidence focused on helping all children to make progress in relation to the five learning outcomes: Identity, Community, Wellbeing, Learning and Communication

This book addresses issues concerning:
WHAT is the nature of these principles and related practice
WHY they are important
HOW they can be made operational in daily work with young children

The principles:
Secure, respectful and reciprocal relationships
Partnerships
High expectations and equity
Respect for diversity
Ongoing learning and reflective practice

The related practice:
Holistic approaches
Responsiveness to children
Learning through play
Intentional teaching
Learning environments
Cultural competence
Continuity of learning and transitions
Assessment for learning

Examples of best practice are presented to make these principles and practices readily accessible to educators working in the field of early childhood education and care.