Learning Environments for Young Children: Rethinking Library Spaces and Services

Learning Environments for Young Children Rethinking Library Spaces and Services Since the early s librarians have been increasing their focus on serving children Now than ever the work of children s librarians and service to young people has reached a critical stage Armed w

  • Title: Learning Environments for Young Children: Rethinking Library Spaces and Services
  • Author: Sandra Feinberg
  • ISBN: 9780838907368
  • Page: 214
  • Format: Paperback
  • Since the early 1900s, librarians have been increasing their focus on serving children Now than ever, the work of children s librarians and service to young people has reached a critical stage Armed with scientific evidence of the importance of early childhood experiences in brain development, librarians now have an opportunity to position themselves as vital particSince the early 1900s, librarians have been increasing their focus on serving children Now than ever, the work of children s librarians and service to young people has reached a critical stage Armed with scientific evidence of the importance of early childhood experiences in brain development, librarians now have an opportunity to position themselves as vital participants and leaders in the education of infants, toddlers, and preschoolers as well as to their families and caregivers.This informative guide provides the foundation for understanding developmentally appropriate practices for educating young children Learning Environments for Young Children uses this vision for expanding ideas about library service for infants, young children, and their families The ideas are drawn from extensive research, adaptations from related principles, and field testing.With ready to use measurement tools, Learning Environments for Young Children guides you in a self review process that is easily modified according to your resources By reviewing and evaluating services, librarians can effectively develop a quality learning environment and become integral in the development of of early childhood learning and education.Learning Environments for Young Children provides the background information, logical analysis, and quality assurance tools to enable libraries to take a leadership position in the provision of services essential for quality early childhood learning.

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