What If Everybody Understood Child Development?

1st Edition

Straight Talk About Bettering Education and Children's Lives

Rae Pica
eISBN-13: 9781506302164

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Understand the connection between how kids grow and how they learn 



After 35 years as an education consultant, Rae Pica knows the importance of understanding the natural course of child development. In this collection, she keeps kids front and center as she provides thought-provoking commentary and actionable insights on topics such as the Common Core, the self-esteem movement, and standardized testing. Sure to inspire discussion, this pocket-size powerhouse of educational philosophy includes

29 short essays on topics critical to best practice in child development and education
Opinions of experts supported by research and anecdotal evidence
Real-life stories shared by teachers and parents
References to related articles and interviews with experts

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ISBNs 9781483381848, 9781483381848, 9781506305158, 9781506305141, 1506302165, 9781506302164
Language English
Number of Pages 160
Edition 1st