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Staff Requirements in Early Childhood Education

by Bernard Spodek - 1972

Early childhood education takes place in many settings. Public educational systems have generally been responsible for the education of children above age six. While kindergartens have been a part of these systems since before the beginning of this century, only recently have more than half of the five-year-olds been enrolled in public school kindergartens. In recent years the movement downward has included a number of children in public education programs even before the age of five.

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This article originally appeared as NSSE Yearbook Vol 71, No. 2.

Cite This Article as: Teachers College Record Volume 73 Number 6, 1972, p. 339-365
https://www.tcrecord.org ID Number: 19519, Date Accessed: 1/24/2021 5:11:57 PM

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  • Bernard Spodek
    University of Illinois
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    BERNARD SPODEK works through the Open Education project at the University of Illinois.
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