Early childhood Australia's Best of Sustainability : Research, Practice and Theory

Elliott, Sue, Edwards, Susan, Davis, Julie, & Cutter-Mackenzie, Amy (2013) Early childhood Australia's Best of Sustainability : Research, Practice and Theory. ECA's Best of..... Early Childhood Australia, Canberra, A.C.T.

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ECA Best of Sustainability: Research, theory and practice by Elliott, Edwards, Davis and Cutter-MacKenzie collates a range of key articles focussing on sustainability from past editions of the Australasian Journal of Early Childhood and Every Child. Sustainable service operation and promoting children’s responsibility and care for the environment are now part of the National Quality Standards and more importantly, all early childhood services must engage with sustainability in this time of increasing global environmental concerns.

The publication documents the best of research, theory and practice to date and questions where has early childhood education for sustainability come from and more importantly, where is it going? There are multiple possibilities for educators, researchers, policy makers and managers to take action in early childhood settings for an environmentally sustainable future.

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ID Code: 67084
Item Type: Book
Keywords: education for sustainability, environmental education, early childhood education, children and nature education, transformative education
ISBN: 9781921162688
Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES (050000) > ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE AND MANAGEMENT (050200) > Environmental Education and Extension (050203)
Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > EDUCATION (130000) > EDUCATION SYSTEMS (130100) > Early Childhood Education (excl. Maori) (130102)
Divisions: Current > Research Centres > Office of Education Research
Current > Schools > School of Early Childhood & Inclusive Education
Copyright Owner: Copyright 2013 Early Childhood Australia
Deposited On: 10 Feb 2014 01:41
Last Modified: 25 Mar 2014 21:30

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