Understand the connection between how kids grow and how they learn. Rae Pica knows what she’s talking about. After 35 years as an education consultant, Rae Pica knows the importance of understanding the natural course of child development.
In this book, she keeps kids front and center as she provides thought-provoking commentary and actionable insights on topics such as the common core, the self-esteem movement, and standardized testing.
Sure to inspire discussion, this audiobook is a powerhouse of educational philosophy and includes:
29 short essays on topics critical to best practice in child development and education
Opinions of experts supported by research and anecdotal evidence
Real-life stories shared by teachers and parents
References to related articles and interviews with experts