Birth and Beyond will support professionals in the early childhood field to deeply understand the specific needs and priorities of this age group and be able to transfer this knowledge into meaningful environments, practice and programs. This timely resource:
•promotes the connection between babies and educators
•specific theories and developmental knowledge
•shows environments that are underpinned by that knowledge
•includes examples of programming for babies plus insight into the RIE approach
•provides explanations and examples of heuristic play, schemas and treasure baskets, underpinned by research
•highlights how babies have rights and how to respect and uphold these rights.
Written by Nicole Halton and Natashja Treveton, both highly-regarded educators and authors, Birth and Beyond is an essential resource for educators who are focused on the wellbeing and education of babies and toddlers.