There can be little doubt that the education of the very young provides an essential foundation for all that follows, and the nature of that education is critical. Stressing the importance of outdoor play, this book locates Froebelian practice in current practice, through a wealth of examples from contemporary settings. Early Childhood Practice brings together contributions from distinguished primary and early childhood practitioners, who show how they have used educational methods advocated by Froebel.
Friedrich Froebel – who is he? That is often the response of younger students and practitioners of early childhood education. In fact, his influence and the impact of his work is deeply embedded in practice both in the UK and in other countries of the world.
In this book, the authors explore and ...