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Elementary education

Last Updated: 14-Apr-2014

This guide is for those interested in the research and practice of elementary education.

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Background information

Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2009.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Stacks » P118 .C36 2009
Westport, Conn. : Praeger Publishers, 2007.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Reference (non-circulating) » LB1139.23 .E272 2007 V.1
"a compilation of understandings, controversies, theories, policies, and practices in early childhood education as currently found in the United States and 10 other nations around the world." Vols. 1-3 contain an A to Z listing of articles with suggested readings, while vol. 4 covers other countries.
Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO, c2005.
SAL3 (off-campus storage) » Stacks » LB1555 .H297 2005
"The purpose of this book is to present elementary education within a holistic framework that allows readers to become familiar with the history of elementary education and its evolution to its current status." (p. xv)
London ; New York : Routledge, 2010.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Reference (non-circulating) » LB1556.7 .G7 H39 2010
6th ed. Hoboken, N.J. : John Wiley & Sons, c2006.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Reference (non-circulating) » BF721 .H242 2006 V.1
2nd ed. Los Angeles : Sage, 2013.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Stacks » LB1139 .L3 S344 2013
Los Angeles : SAGE Publications, c2008.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Reference (non-circulating) » LA210 .A15 2008 V.1

New books

Education Library (Cubberley) » Stacks » QA137 .S64 2014
New York : Springer, 2014.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Stacks » QA135.6 .E27 2014
Second edition.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Stacks » LB1574.5 .G25 2014
Education Library (Cubberley) » Stacks » LB1139.5 .S35 K44 2013 V.1


Education Library (Cubberley) » Stacks » QA137 .S64 2014
Second edition.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Stacks » LB1574.5 .G25 2014


Brandon, VT : Psychology Press, c1989-
SAL3 (off-campus storage) » Stacks » LB1101 .E27 V.182007
[Chicago, Ill. : University of Chicago Press], 1914-
SAL3 (off-campus storage) » Stacks » 370.5 .E37 V.113 2012/2013
Official Journal of the National Association of Early Childhood Teacher Educators
Wheaton, Md. : Association for Childhood Education International, c1986-
Education Library (Cubberley) » Stacks » LB1101 .J65 V.27 2013
Washington, D.C. : National Association for the Education of Young Children, c2002-
Education Library (Cubberley) » Stacks » 370.5 .Y67 V.67 2012


Education databases

[Washington, DC : National Library of Education?, 199?-
Bibliographic database of educational resources including articles, reports, and curriculum.
[Bronx, N.Y.] : H.W. Wilson Co.
Indexes and abstracts articles of English-language periodicals and books on education from 1983 on. Abstracting coverage begins with January 1994. Full-text coverage begins in January 1996 and is available for over half the 600 journals indexed.
Bethesda, MD : Editorial Projects in Education, Inc.
Birmingham, AL : Teachers College Record
"Teachers College Record Book Reviews provides comprehensive reviews of the leading books in education and educational research by major scholars in these fields. "

Related databases

[Bethesda, Md.] : Cambridge Scientific Abstracts
Contains citations and summaries of journal articles, book chapters, books, and technical reports in the field of psychology and psychological aspects of related disciplines.
[San Diego, etc., Sociological Abstracts, inc.]
SAL3 (off-campus storage) » Stacks » HM1 .S67 V.52:NO.6 2004
Abstracts and indexes the international literature in sociology and related disciplines in the social and behavioral sciences.