Literacy Leadership in Early Childhood: The Essential Guide

August 2012

Covers key aspects of literacy learning and teaching as applied to preschool settings.

Dorothy S. Strickland and Shannon Riley-Ayers. Teachers College Press, 2007

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This reference volume offers valuable information for leaders in preschool classrooms, covering key aspects of literacy learning and teaching. Topics addressed include child development, standards, curriculum planning, assessment and accountability, professional development, and home-school connections. Throughout the book, attention is given to issues related to linguistic and cultural diversity among children and families.