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3 summer books tackling hot topics in early childhood education

Three books out this summer from Redleaf Press take on hot topics in the field of early childhood education—reflective teaching strategies and play vs. standards, and supporting children going through disruptive change. Learning Together with Young Children, Second Edition By Deb … Continue reading

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Elizabeth Jones reviews Saving Play, “Read this book!”

As an advocate for children’s play, do you face required standards?  If so, here’s a timely survival guide.  This wonderfully challenging, readable book invites us to sharpen our perceptions of a whole range of state and national standards and to … Continue reading

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Reflections on Self-Regulation

By Tamar Jacobson “For children, intense emotions are like a dark forest at night. Trees rustle in the wind, bats circle above, and all manner of insects crawl along the ground, but in the darkness they are impossible to see, … Continue reading

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Using nature to teach math in early childhood

MATH Perhaps the only domain that gets less love from early childhood educators than science is math. How many people have said at one time or another, “I’m not a math person” or “I don’t have the math gene”? It’s … Continue reading

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Join Us In Booth #1640 at the NAEYC Conference

Redleaf Press authors will be available for signings on Nov. 3 and Nov. 4 during NAEYC’s Annual Conference! The following authors will be available for signings: Emily Plank, Debra Sullivan, Lisa Murphy, Mike Huber, Rosanne Regan Hansel, Maurice Sykes, Julie … Continue reading

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‘Loose Parts’ Wins Learning Magazine 2017 Teachers’ Choice Award

The winners of the Learning Magazine 2017 Teachers’ Choice Award—teacher-selected books and products that exhibit exceptional quality—Loose Parts: Inspiring Play in Young Children has won in the Preschool category! Written by Lisa Daly and Miriam Beloglovsky, Loose Parts encourages young … Continue reading

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Revamp Your Classroom For the New School Year

Summer is officially coming to an end and back-to-school season is in full swing. For teachers looking to freshen up their classroom or create some new spaces, they can gather innovative classroom design ideas from these helpful books filled with … Continue reading

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