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  1. Set Text 1 item
    1. A critical companion to early childhood - Michael Reed, Rosie Walker 2014

      Book Recommended for purchase

  2. Essential Reading 18 items
    1. Leadership and management in the early years: from principles to practice - Caroline A. Jones, Linda Pound 2008 (electronic resource)

      Book  Ebook and print available

    2. Integrated working with children and young people: supporting development from birth to nineteen - Nadia Edmond, Mark Price 2012 (electronic resource)

      Book  Ebook and print available

    3. Multi-agency working in the early years: challenges and opportunities - Michael Gasper 2010 (electronic resource)

      Book Further Print and ebook available.

    4. Barnardos - Families experiencing multiple adversities: A review of the international literature

      Document  Barnardos Northern Ireland (2012) Families experiencing multiple adversities: A review of the international literature, available at https://www.nspcc.org.uk/globalassets/documents/research-reports/families-northern-ireland-experiencing-multiple-adversities-report.pdf

    5. Meeting complex needs: The future of social care. Turning Points/ Institute of Public Policy Research

      Document  Supporting families experiencing Multiple Adversity Rankin, J; Regan, S (2004) Meeting complex needs: The future of social care. Turning Points/ Institute of Public Policy Research (IPPR), London

    6. Beyond Quality in Early Childhood Education and Care: Languages of Evaluation - Peter Moss, Gunilla Dahlberg, Alan R. Pence 2013

      Book 

    7. Principles of Strength-based Practice, Resiliency initiatives (Hammond, 2012)

      Document  Hammond, Wayne (2012) Principles of Strength-based Practice, Resiliency initiatives http://www.mentalhealth4kids.ca/healthlibrary_docs/PrinciplesOfStrength-BasedPractice.pdf

    8. Coaching and Mentoring at Work: Developing Effective Practice - Mary P. Connor, Julia B. Pokora 2012

      Book 

    9. Leadership in Early Childhood - Jilian Rodd 2012

      Book 

    10. Early intervention with multi-risk families: an integrative approach - Sarah Landy c2006

      Book Essential

    11. Reconceptualizing leadership in the early years - Rory McDowall Clark, Janet Murray 2012 (electronic resource)

      Book Essential Print and ebook available

    12. Implementing quality improvement and change in the early years - Michael Reed, Natalie Canning 2012 (electronic resource)

      Book Essential In particular, read this chapter: McDowall Clark, R. & Baylis, S. 'Go softly...': the reality of 'leading practice' in early years settings. Print and ebook available.

    13. Studying for your early years degree: skills and knowledge for becoming an effective practitioner - Jackie Musgrave, Maggi Savin-Baden, Nicola Stobbs 2017 (electronic resource)

      Book  Multiple ebook and print copies available. (Ebook copies are a one user licence)

    14. Studying for Your Early Years Degree: Skills and Knowledge for Becoming an Effective Early Years Practitioner - Jackie Musgrave, Maggi Savin-Baden, Nicola Stobbs 2017

      Book  Multiple ebook and print copies available. Digitised chapter available via online resource button: Chapter 4 'Critical reading, writing and referencing' pp 55-68

  3. Further Reading 35 items
    1. Effective Pre-school, Primary and Secondary Education 3–14 Project (EPPSE 3–14). Final Report from the Key Stage 3 Phase: Influences on Students’ Development From Age 11–14 - Kathy Sylva

      Document  Sylva, K., Melhuish, E.C., Sammons, P., Siraj-Blatchford, I. and Taggart, B. (2012) Effective Pre-school, Primary and Secondary Education 3–14 Project (EPPSE 3–14). Final Report from the Key Stage 3 Phase: Influences on Students’ Development From Age 11–14. Department of Education/Institute of Education, University of London; Birkbeck, University of London; University of Oxford. Research Report: DFE-RR202.

    2. Policy aspirations and workforce reform across the UK

      Journal  Early Education Journal, available from https://early-education.org.uk/sites/default/files/EE_Journal_Spring%2016%20ONLINE.pdf

    3. Pedagogy in early childhood education and care (ECEC): an international comparative study of approaches and policies. - DfE

      Document  http://www.oecd.org/unitedkingdom/early-childhood-education-and-care-pedagogy-review-england.pdf

    4. Search of Quality Programmes of Early Childhood Care and Education. - RG Myers

      Document  Paper prepared for the 2005 EFA Global Monitoring Report: Early Childhood Care and Education (ECCE). Available from: http://unesdoc.unesco.org/images/0014/001466/146677e.pdf

    5. Study of Early Education and Development: Good Practice in Early Education Research report - Meg Callanan

      Document  https://www.foundationyears.org.uk/files/2017/01/SEED-Good-Practice-in-Early-Education.pdf

    6. Developing multi-professional teamwork for integrated children's services: research, policy and practice - Angela Anning 2010

      Book Essential Ebook and print available

    7. Effective and caring leadership in the early years - Iram Siraj, Elaine Hallet 2013 (electronic resource)

      Book 

    8. Effective leadership in the early years sector: the ELEYS study - Iram Siraj-Blatchford, Laura Manni, University of London. Institute of Education 2007 (electronic resource)

      Book Essential

    9. How Do They Manage? An Investigation of Early Childhood Leadership - A Harris, C Aubrey, R Godfrey 2013

      Article Essential Click either link stating 'Get article' on the screen which follows.

    10. The six secrets of change: what the best leaders do to help their organizations survive and thrive - Michael Fullan 2008

      Book Further Print and ebook available.

    11. Professionalism in the early years - Linda Miller, Carrie Cable 2008

      Book Further In particular, read this chapter: Moss, P. (2008) The democratic and reflective professional: rethinking and reforming the early years workforce.

    12. Developing reflective practice in the early years - Alice Paige-Smith, Anna Craft 2011

      Book Further In particular, read this chapter: Pound, L. (2011) Exploring leadership: roles and responsibilities of the early years professional. Print and ebook available.

    13. Developing reflective practice in the early years - Alice Paige-Smith, Anna Craft 2011 (electronic resource)

      Book Further In particular, read this chapter: Pound, L. (2011) Exploring leadership: roles and responsibilities of the early years professional. Print and ebook available. NB Dawson Era second ebook copy on order Sep 2015, check Library Search for access.

    14. Managing early years settings: supporting and leading teams - Alison Robins, Sue Callan 2009

      Book Further Print and ebook available.

    15. Managing early years settings: supporting and leading teams - Alison Robins, Sue Callan 2009 (electronic resource)

      Book Further Print and ebook available.

    16. Leadership in early childhood: the pathway to professionalism - Jillian Rodd 2013

      Book Further

    17. Interprofessional working in practice: learning and working together for children and families - Lyn Trodd, Leo Chivers 2011

      Book Further Print and ebook available.

    18. Interprofessional working in practice: learning and working together for children and families - Lyn Trodd, Leo Chivers 2011 (electronic resource)

      Book Further Print and ebook available.

    19. Leadership in Education - Simkins, Tim 2005

      Article Further Click either link stating 'Get article' on the screen which follows.