PrefaceIntroductionPart One: Teaching and the Environment
Positioning equipment and materials
Part Two: General Teaching TechniquesDemonstrating
Encouraging, praising and helping
Telling and instructing
Part Three: Specialist Teaching TechniquesCo-constructing
Part Four: Educational Philosophies, Goals and Teaching TechniquesBuilding a strategic approach to teaching techniques
Glenda Mac Naughton is Associate Professor in the Department of Learning and Educational Development at the University of Melbourne, Australia. She is author and co-author of a number of books including Doing Early Childhood Research (Allen & Unwin / Open University Press, 2001) and Doing Action Research in Early Childhood Studies (Open University Press, 2008).
Gillian Williams is an early childhood consultant working in Australia.