Early Education

Ojiichan’s Gift

By Chieri Uegaki, illustrated by Genevieve Simms. Kids Can Press, 2019. 30 pages, $18.99.

Environmental Education

Kimberly Maich

Kimberly Maich talks about some of the classroom strategies she uses to engage and motivate her students to advocate for their own future.

The Day War Came

Nicola Davies, illustrated by Rebecca Cobb. Candlewick Press, 2018. 32 pages, $19.99.

The Little Word Catcher

Danielle Simard, illustrated by Geneviève Côté, translated by Jill Corner. Second Story Press, 2007. 24 pages, $14.95.

Telling a Different Story

Francesca Alfano

Francesca Alfano reviews Peter Moss’s Transformative Change and Real Utopias in Early Childhood Education, a book which proposes that the neoliberal narrative currently being used to understand early childhood education is not neutral or inevitable.

The Stories We Teach

Velvet Lacasse

For the last eight years, I have been developing social justice curriculum for kindergarten-Grade 6 students at The Grove Community School.

Violence in the Early Years

Nicolette Lane

For young students witnessing violence in the classroom there may be long term effects such as anxiety or fear of returning to school.