Art and Creative Development for Young Children

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Delmar Publishers, 1998 - Education - 424 pages
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This text gives educators the theory, research, and resources needed for creative development with young children. This book includes expanded coverage on developmentally appropriate curriculum to keep you in accordance with NAEYC guidelines, and current topics including multiculturalism and anti-bias to give readers access to the latest insights in teaching concerns and issues. This book has all the resources you need to help foster your students' creativity through art.

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Section One Creativity
Understanding Creativity
Creative Thinking

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Robert Schirrmacher was an instructor with the San Jose/Evergreen Community College District. He received his Ph.D. in Early Childhood Education from the University of Illinois. His experience includes teaching preschool, kindergarten, and first grade as well as teaching at undergraduate and graduate levels. He has assisted in Montessori schools and directed programs for young children. Dr. Schirrmacher has served as a consultant to parent groups and public and private early childhood programs. As an advocate for developmentally appropriate education and quality care for young children, he has been involved in professional organizations at the local, state, and national levels.

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