Unique new textbook introducing the key principles and practices in management, supervision and team leadership in the context of Early Childhood Care and Education in Ireland.
1 Early Childhood Care and Education (ECCE)
2 Reflective Practice
3 Children’s Rights
4 Creating the ECCE Environment
5 Consultation in the ECCE Setting
6 Interactions in the ECCE Setting
7 Child-centred Approaches
8 The Importance of Play in the ECCE Setting
9 Curriculum Design and Planning
10 Observation and Evaluation
11 Health and Welfare of Children
13 Professional Practice
17 Community and the ECCE Setting
Eileen Mc Partland, BComm, Dip Legal Studies, teaches at Liberties College of Further Education, Dublin, on the CACHE team in the Childcare and Early Education programme. She also teaches on a range of FETAC Level 5 and Level 6 courses, including Childcare Management programmes, Applied Social Studies and Youth and Community programmes. She is the author of The Best Interests of the Child.