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Social Emotional Development

For the first few years of a child's life, the family makes up the vast majority of his social world. As he grows older and goes to school, new friends broaden a child's social circle. Read on for more information on social development and the key role it plays in your child's educational experience.

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  • 61.

    Importance of Family Involvement

    Parents and families have the most direct and lasting impact on children's learning and development of social...

    Source: Pearson Allyn Bacon Prentice Hall
  • 62.

    Family Socialization

    Family socialization begins a process through which humans learn and develop to be the adult persons they become. Has...

    Source: Pearson Allyn Bacon Prentice Hall
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    Keys to Helping Socially Anxious Teenagers

    The problem of social anxiety disorder in teenagers It comes as a surprise to many parents and educators that anxiety...

    Source: NYU Child Study Center
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    It Might Get Loud: Tips for Setting Limits with Toddlers

    You don't know how it happened—but all of a sudden your sweet, obedient child has turned into a tiny tyrant, demanding...

  • 65.

    Play and Social-Emotional Development

    We have characterized the preschool years as the play years. This description is particularly apt for social development...

    Source: Pearson Allyn Bacon Prentice Hall
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    Social Development in the Preschool Years

    As three-, four-, and five-year-olds grow, they become increasingly more social beings. By three, children’s physical...

    Source: Pearson Allyn Bacon Prentice Hall
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    Positive Guidance Techniques

    Use the Safety Rule Basic rules and limits are necessary within the early childhood classroom. Children feel more...

    Source: Pearson Allyn Bacon Prentice Hall
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    The Work of Abraham Maslow

    Psychologist Abraham Maslow described a hierarchy of needs that he argued provides a model for understanding the need...

    Source: Pearson Allyn Bacon Prentice Hall