Early Childhood Education

A

Abecedarian Program

Academics

Accreditation of Early Childhood Programs

Act for Better Child Care (ABC)

Action Research

Addams, Jane (1860-1935)

Adoption

Advocacy and Leadership in Early Childhood Education

Almy, Millie (1915-2001)

American Associate Degree Early Childhood Educators (ACCESS)

Antibias/Multicultural Education

Ashton-Warner, Sylvia (1908-1984)

Assessment in Early Childhood

Assessment, Visual Art

Association for Childhood Education International (ACEI)

Association for Constructivist Teaching (ACT)

Atelier

Attachment

Attention Deficit Disorder/Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADD/ADHD)

Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC)

Autism

B

Bandura, Albert (1925—)

Bank Street

Behaviorism

Behavior Management and Guidance

Biculturalism

Bilingual Education

Binet, Alfred (1857-1911)

Black Caucus (NAEYC)

Blow, Susan Elizabeth (1843-1916)

Bowlby, John (1907-1990)

Bronfenbrenner, Urie (1917-2005)

Bruner, Jerome (1915-)

Bullying

C

Center for the Child Care Workforce (CCW)

Cerebral Palsy (CP)

Child Abuse and Neglect

Child Abuse and Neglect, Prevention of

Child Art

Child Care

Child Care and Development Fund (CCDF)

Child Care and Early Education Research Connections

Child Care Development Block Grant (CCDBG)

Child-care Subsidies and Tax Provisions

Child Development Associate (CDA) National Credentialing Program

Child Development Group of Mississippi (CDGM)

Children’s Defense Fund (CDF)

Children’s Media

Children’s Museums

Child Study Movement

Classroom Discourse

Classroom Environments

Comenius, John Amos (1592-1670)

Computer and Video Game Play in Early Childhood

Constructionism

Constructivism

Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC) (1989)

Corporal Punishment

Council for Exceptional Children (CEC)

The Creative Curriculum for Preschool

Creativity

Culture

Curriculum

Curriculum, Emergent

Curriculum, Emotional Development

Curriculum, Literacy

Curriculum, Mathematics

Curriculum, Music

Curriculum, Physical Development

Curriculum, Science

Curriculum, Social

Curriculum, Social Studies

Curriculum, Technology

Curriculum, Visual Art

D

Day Nurseries

Deaf Children

Department of Defense (DoD) Child Development System

Development, Brain

Development, Cognitive

Development, Emotional

Development, Language

Development, Moral

Development, Social

Developmental Delay

Developmental Disorders of Infancy and Early Childhood, A Taxonomy of

Developmental-Interaction Approach

Developmentally Appropriate Practice(s) (DAP)

Developmental Systems Theories

Dewey, John (1859-1952)

Direct Instruction Model

Disabilities, Young Children with

Division for Early Childhood (DEC)

Documentation

Domestic Violence

Down Syndrome

E

Early Care and Education Programs, Administration of

Early Childhood Music Education Commission (ECME)

Early Head Start

Early Intervention

Ecology of Human Development

Education 3-13

Eliot, Abigail Adams (1892-1992)

Environmental Assessments in Early Childhood Education

Environmental Health

Erikson, Erik H. (1902-1994)

European Early Childhood Education Research Journal (EECERJ)

Even Start

Exchange

F

Families

Family Child Care

Family Literacy

Family Systems Theory (FST)

Fathers

Feminism in Early Childhood Education

Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (FAS)

Frank, Lawrence Kelso (1890-1968)

Freud, Anna (1895-1982)

Freud, Sigmund (1856-1939)

Froebel, Friedrich (1782-1852)

G

Gay or Lesbian Parents, Children with

Gender and Gender Stereotyping

Gesell, Arnold (1880-1961)

Gifted and Talented Children

Good Start, Grow Smart

Gordon, Ira J. (1923-1978)

Grade Retention

Grouping

H

Hailmann, Eudora Lucas (1835-1904)

Hailmann, William Nicholas (1836-1920)

Hall, G(ranville) Stanley (1844-1924)

Hawkins, David (1913-2002) and Hawkins, Frances Pockman (1913—)

Head Start

High/Scope

High/Scope Perry Preschool Study

Hill, Patty Smith (1868-1946)

History of U.S. Early Childhood Care and Education

Hunt, Joseph McVicker (1906-1991)

Hymes, James L., Jr. (1913-1998)

I

IEA Preprimary Project

Immigration

Incarcerated Parents, Children of

Inclusion

Individualized Education Plan (IEP)

Individualized Family Service Plan (IFSP)

Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA)

Infant Care

Intelligence

Intelligence Quotient (IQ)

Intelligence Testing

Interagency Education Research Initiative (IERI)

International Kindergarten Union (IKU)

International Reading Association (IRA)

Isaacs, Susan (1885-1948)

J

Journal of Children and Media

Journal of Early Childhood Research

Journal of Early Childhood Teacher Education (JECTE)

Journal of Early Intervention (JEI)

The Journal of Special Education Leadership

Jumpstart

K

Kindergarten

Kohlberg, Lawrence (1927-1987)

L

Laboratory Schools

Language Diversity

Learning Disabilities (LD)

Literacy

Literacy and Disabilities

Lowenfeld, Viktor (1903-1960)

Luria, A. R. (1902-1977)

M

Malaguzzi, Loris (1920-1994)

Mann, Horace (1796-1859)

Maslow, Abraham (1908-1970)

Mathematics

Maturationism

McCormick Tribune Center for Early Childhood Leadership

McMillan, Margaret (1860-1931)

McMillan, Rachel (1859-1917)

Mental Health

Mitchell, Lucy Sprague (1878-1967)

Mixed-Age Grouping in Early Childhood Education

Montessori, Maria (1878-1952)

Montessori Education

Mothers

Multiple Intelligences, Theory of

N

Narrative

National Association for Regulatory Administration (NARA)

National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC)

National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) Academy for Early Childhood Program Accreditation

National Association of Child Care Resource and Referral Agencies (NACCRRA)

National Association of Early Childhood Teacher Educators (NAECTE)

National Black Child Development Institute (NBCDI)

National Center for Children in Poverty (NCCP)

National Coalition for Campus Children’s Centers (NCCCC)

National Committee on Nursery Schools (1925-1931)

National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)

National Education Goals Panel (NEGP)

National Even Start Association (NESA)

National Head Start Association (NHSA)

National Institute for Early Childhood Professional Development

Naumburg, Margaret (1890-1983)

NHSA Dialog

No Child Left Behind Act (NCLBA)

North American Reggio Emilia Alliance (NAREA)

Nutrition and Early Childhood Education

O

Obesity

Open Education

Organisation for Economic Co-Operation and Development (OECD)

Osborn, D. Keith (1927-1994)

Owen, Grace (1873-1965)

Owen, Robert (1771-1858)

P

Parental Substance Abuse

Parenting Education

Parents and Parent Involvement

Parker, Francis W. (1837-1902)

Parten, Mildred (1902-)

Pavlov, Ivan Petrovich (1849-1936)

Peabody, Elizabeth Palmer (1804-1894)

Pedagogy

Pedagogy, Activity-Based/Experiential

Pedagogy, Child-Centered

Pedagogy, Play-Based

Pedagogy, Social Justice/Equity

Peer Culture

Peers and Friends

Pestalozzi, Johann (1746-1827)

Philanthropy and Young Children

Piaget, Jean (1896-1980)

Play

Play and Gender

Play as Storytelling

Play and the Teacher’s Role

Playgrounds

Play Therapy

Portage Project

Poverty, Family, and Child

Pratt, Caroline (1867-1954)

Preschool Curriculum Evaluation Research Program (PCER)

Preschool/Prekindergarten Programs

Professional Development

Professional Ethics

Program for Infant Toddler Caregivers (PITC)

Progressive Education

The Project Approach

Project Zero (PZ)

Psychosocial Theory

Q

Qualitative Research

Quantitative Analyses/Experimental Designs

R

Race and Ethnicity in Early Childhood Education

Read, Katherine (1904-1991)

Read-Alouds and Vocabulary Development

Readiness

Reconceptualists

Reggio Emilia Approach to Early Childhood Education

Reggio-Inspired Teacher Education (RITE)

Rogers, Carl (1902-1987)

Rousseau, Jean-Jacques (1712-1778)

Ruggles Street Nursery School and Training Center (Boston, Massachusetts)

S

School-Age Care

School Culture

Second-Language Acquisition in Early Childhood

Self-Esteem and Self-Concept

Sensory Processing Disorder (SPD)

Sex and Sexuality in Young Children

Sexual Abuse

Skinner, Burrhus Frederic (1904-1990)

Social Cognitive Theory

Social Competence

Social Constructionism

Social Constructivism

Socioeconomic Status (SES)

Southern Early Childhood Association (SECA)

Spiritual Development

Standardized Tests and Early Childhood Education

Standards

State Licensing Standards

State Prekindergarten Programs

Steiner, Rudolf (1861-1925)

Symbolic Languages

T

Teacher Certification/Licensure

Teacher Education and Compensation Helps (TEACH)

Teacher Education, Early Childhood

Teacher Research

Teaching Exceptional Children (TEC)

Technology and Early Childhood Education

Television

Temperament

Temple, Alice (1871-1946)

Temporary Assistance to Needy Families (TANF)

Thorndike, Edward L. (1847-1949)

Topics in Early Childhood Special Education (TECSE)

Touchpoints

Transitlons/Continulty

U

United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF)

United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO)

V

Violence and Young Children

Visual Impairment

Vygotsky, Lev Semenovich (1896-1934)

W

Waldorf Education

War Play

Watson, John B. (1878-1958)

Wheelock, Lucy (1857-1946)

White, Edna Noble (1879-1954)

Whiting, Beatrice (1914-2004)

Whiting, John W. M. (1908-1999)

Wiggin, Kate Douglas (1855-1923)

Wollstonecraft, Mary (1759-1797)

Women, Infants and Children (WIC)

The World Forum on Early Care and Education

World Health Organisation (WHO)

World Organisation for Early Childhood Education (OMEP)

Worthy Wage Campaign

Y

Yale University Child Study Center (1911-2005)

Young Children

Z

Zero to Three

  Introduction to Volume 4

Australia

Brazil

China

The Czech Republic

France

Italy

Japan

South Africa

Sweden

United Kingdom

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