Strengthening the math-related teaching practices of the early care and education workforce: Insights from experts
- Author(s): Ryan, Sharon;
- Whitebook, Marcy;
- Cassidy, Deborah
- et al.
Published Web Locationhttps://cscce.berkeley.edu/strengthening-the-math-related-teaching-practices-of-the-early-care-and-education-workforce-insights-from-experts/
Published in March 2014 with support from the Heising-Simons Foundation, this policy report explores the perspectives of nationally recognized experts in the field of mathematics and early care and education about three main issues:1. The knowledge and competencies that practitioners need in order to teach mathematics to young children;2. Effective strategies for educating practitioners to support young children’s mathematical development; and3. The challenges and successes that these experts have experienced in math-related ECE workforce development efforts.