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Giving children a voice : a step-by-step guide to promoting child-centred practice

Author: Sam Frankel
Publisher: London, UK ; Philadelphia, PA : Jessica Kingsley Publishers, [2018]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"How do you ensure that children's voices and ideas are heard and valued in relation to the settings that form part of their everyday lives? Presenting an easy to adopt step-by-step framework, this book argues in favour of children's potential to advocate for themselves, in contrast to the current model in which adults take full control and advocate on the child's behalf. By honouring and harnessing the involvement  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Handbooks and manuals
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sam Frankel
ISBN: 9781785922787 1785922785
OCLC Number: 1004841113
Description: 189 pages ; 22cm
Contents: Getting started --
Creating a climate for change --
Revitalise your thinking! --
Be spatially aware --
Turning rhetoric into reality --
Speak the right language --
Create opportunities --
Lead the change.
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This book promotes the potential for children to advocate for themselves. Providing five simple steps, it demonstrates how to create an environment in which the authentic voice and opinions of the  Read more...

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