Author(s): Janet Gonzalez-Mena

Diversity (Multicultural)

Key Benefit A practical and easy book to use, it focuses on family-centered care and education for young children and emphasizes partnering with families. The goal is to create inclusive programs that respect and honor differences in families and individuals, and at the heart of all these strategies remains the welfare of the child.

Key Topics This resourceful book offers the most practical strategies for partnering with families to support, enhance, and maximize the quality of care and education of young children. It presents a plethora of ideas for creating the trust necessary for true collaboration between families and the early childhood professional, and guides on how to develop useful programs that include all families and individuals. The book is constructed of 50 concise chapters, all structured around eight main sections, including: welcoming everyone, partnerships with families, honoring and working with diversity, family participation and education, communication, meetings and conferences, working with parents around specific issues, and handling challenging conversations.

Market: Written for early childhood educators and administrators, and early care and education staff.

Product Information

General Fields

  • : 9780137002313
  • : Prentice Hall PTR
  • : Prentice Hall
  • : 0.354
  • : August 2009
  • : .4 Centimeters X 21 Centimeters X 27.6 Centimeters
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Janet Gonzalez-Mena
  • : Paperback
  • : English
  • : 362
  • : 144