Early Childhood Education in Three Cultures China, Japan and the United States

This book, written by an international team of experienced researchers, investigates unique and dynamic approaches to key issues in policy transformation, curriculum reforms and teacher training in three cultures – China, Japan and the United States – in a globalized world. By examining their respec...

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Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Other Authors: HUO, Liyan (Editor), B. NEUMAN, Susan (Editor), NANAKIDA, Atsushi (Editor)
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Berlin, Heidelberg Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2015, 2015
Edition:1st ed. 2015
Series:New Frontiers of Educational Research
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:This book, written by an international team of experienced researchers, investigates unique and dynamic approaches to key issues in policy transformation, curriculum reforms and teacher training in three cultures – China, Japan and the United States – in a globalized world. By examining their respective policy choices and evidence-based practices, the authors show how best to provide for young children based on their needs and interests, and the three countries’ strategies for doing so. This book provides the latest information on the rapid developments already underway and further changes to be expected in these diverse cultures
Physical Description:XV, 144 p. 21 illus online resource
ISBN:9783662449868