Frameworks for Learning and Development 5e,
5th Edition

Karen Kearns

ISBN-13: 9780170445535 | ISBN-10: 0170445534

Copyright 2021

| Not Yet Published

| 528 pages

List Price USD $75.00


Frameworks for Learning and Development supports training and delivery of the Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care. The text primarily addresses developmental subjects/competencies while linking to the EYLF and reflects the key components of the National Quality Framework (NQF) for Children’s Services as they relate to curriculum and pedagogical practices in early childhood settings.

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Meet the Authors

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Karen Kearns Grad. Dip. Ed (Spec. Ed.), B Ed. (ECE), M Ed (ECE) has worked in teaching, consultancy, advocacy and legislative compliance, and lecturing at the University of Newcastle. She is CEO of International Child Care College (ICCC), which delivers vocational education and training in Early Childhood Education and Care, face-to-face and online.

  • MindTap with media quizzes, polling activities supports digital delivery
  • Greater focus on unpacking the EYLF so that educators are able to demonstrate to students how it influences the planning and implementations of a children's education and care curriculum, play as learning, intentional teaching and setting up an environment for learning
  • Exploration of play-based pedagogy and what it means, and how it might influence curriculum design
  • How to undertake assessment as and for learning; use of case study to demonstrate the link between observation and planning
  • Aligned to NEW CHC19 training package
  • New intermediate mapping grid shows how the text addresses core competency units of the Diploma and enables planning for course delivery
  • An abundance of scenario-based activities in each chapter show students how theory ties to workplace experience, and assists trainers in planning assessments and homework
  • Clarifies links between curriculum, regulations and NQS so that trainers can demonstrate compliance in an education and care service

Table of Contents

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1. Planning for learning: Physical growth and development
2. Planning for learning: Language, communication and literacy
3. Planning for learning cognitive development and creativity
4. Planning for learning: Social and emotional development
5. Guiding and managing behaviour
6. Planning for inclusion
7. Supporting children with additional needs
8. Working in partnership with families
9. Frameworks for learning: Curriculum design
10. Frameworks for learning: Curriculum planning
11. Frameworks for learning: Putting it all together

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Frameworks for Learning and Development 5e

  • ISBN-10: 0170445534
  • ISBN-13: 9780170445535

Price USD$ 75.00


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