College of Education

Dr. Lissanna Follari Has New Book Coming Out

June 25, 2014
"Valuing Diversity in Early Childhood" presents a social justice perspective on developing early childhood professionals' cultural competence and ability to engage children in exploring and appreciating diversity.

Dr. Lissanna Follari's upcoming book release is being highlighted on the Kraemer Family Library Website this week.  http://www.uccs.edu/library/lfollari_fpub.html

"Valuing Diversity in Early Childhood " presents a social justice perspective on developing early childhood professionals' cultural competence and ability to engage children in exploring and appreciating diversity. It couples essential foundational knowledge and definitions about diversity with clear applications for engaging in culturally responsive practices with children, families, and colleagues. New and experienced early childhood educators embark on a reflective journey to explore personal attitudes and values related to human diversity and culturally competent teaching, while learning to identify, explain, and use effective strategies for supporting and celebrating diverse children and families."

-- Publisher Pearson Education

 
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