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Play is Learning (Launch Video)

Hesterman, S.ORCID: 0000-0001-7491-5527 (2019) Play is Learning (Launch Video). [["eprint_fieldopt_creative_medium_video" not defined]] [Creative Output]

Synopsis

Getting the balance right in early childhood learning

Play-based learning and child-initiated play are widely recognised as central to healthy development and learning for children in Kindergarten, Pre-Primary, Year 1 and 2 classrooms and the school yard.

So, it is essential we continue to advocate for the rights of young children to learn through play.

Many people have influenced early childhood education (ECE) recently which has led to differing, and at times, opposing philosophical views of what early childhood education – Kindergarten, Pre-Primary, Year 1 and Year 2 – programs should look like.

Item Type: Creative Output
Company Credits: State School Teachers' Union of W.A. (Inc.) (SSTUWA)
Murdoch Affiliation(s): School of Education
Publisher's Website: https://www.sstuwa.org.au/campaigns-home/playislea...
URI: http://researchrepository.murdoch.edu.au/id/eprint/62633
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