San Francisco, CA
Monday, May 02, 2011
News Release: Immediate May 2nd
Contact: Dr Auerbach firstname.lastname@example.org
Third of Five Historic, Essential Child Care Books Now Available: Outstanding Child Care Series Published in The 70's Now Released
Stevanne Auerbach, PhD, announces the third release of 5 books --original four-volume series, Child Care a Comprehensive Guide, with forewords by Vice President Walter Mondale, Congressman John Brademas, Dr. Ed Zigler, and Ms. Jeanette Watson. (Originally published by Human Sciences Press) and the 5th book Confronting the Child Care Crisis (originally published by Beacon Press)
Dr. Auerbach developed, wrote and edited these books in the 1970s (before computers) and each of these books made major contributions to the field of child care. Now, these original, highly valued books can easily be accessed again online. These new editions were published through Authors Guild, www.BackinPrint.com, in cooperation with iUniverse. See www.amazon.com/Rationale-Services-Programs-Politics-care-comprehensive
The expert insights and timeless guidance of over 60 experienced early childcare leaders fill these five outstanding volumes with practical program solutions and ground breaking historical, political and social perspectives. These volumes provide childcare professionals with expert insights and timeless guidance from experienced and nationally recognized early childcare leaders.
Program solutions with groundbreaking historical, political and social perspectives come from educators like Edward Zigler, Bettye Caldwell, and Maria Piers; politicians like Walter Mondale and John Brademas; and child care, health, and other related specialists across the country. With over 55 chapters the entire series provide valuable expertise with a new generation of childcare providers and advocates.
This highly valued, original collection of knowledgeable contributors provides concrete answers on the how-to's of providing quality childcare services in every community. The pioneers in the childcare field who struggled to meet the early challenges offer thoughtful, timely perspectives for responding to current critical challenges.
About the Third of Five Child Care Books:
• Creative Homes and Centers Volume 111
ISBN 9781450231992 http://www.amazon.com/Child-Care-Comprehensive-3--Creative-Foreword/dp/1450231993/ http://search.barnesandnoble.com/Child-Care/Stevanne-Auerbach-PhD/e/9781450231992/?itm=2&USRI=child+care+a+comprehensive+guide
Foreword by Edward Zigler Ph, D. Sterling Professor of Psychology, Emeritus, at Yale University, Director, the Edward Zigler Center in Child Development and Social Policy.
Contributors include Dr. Bettye Caldwell, Dr. Gloria Powell, Judith Lewis, June Solnit Sale, Lorraine Wallach, Dr. Maria Piers, Bertha Addison, Margaret Ann Brostrom, Edna H. Hughes, Linda McCauley, Fred Osmon, Valerie Anixter, Alyson Kuhn, Gloria M. Weissberg and Jay Beckwith.
This volume views child care as an integral, vital, and comprehensive service for all families; infant care, family homes and centers; focusing on specific required services including licensing, location, extent of services, design and environment for learning and playing for young children, and quality controls.
About the Author
Stevanne Auerbach, PhD, Teacher; Program Specialist at the U.S. Department of Education, approved the first grant for "Sesame Street," evaluated "Title One Programs," established the first model childcare center for children of employees working for the federal government; testified before a Congressional Committee (1969) on behalf of childcare needs among families of federal, state and local workers; Later, at the Office of Economic Opportunity, she planned the National Childcare R & D Program, and coordinated the Day Care Forum at the White House Conference on Children (1970); Dr. Auerbach, a long time Child Care Advocate, is the author of many articles, and 15 books on parenting, childcare, and toys; Cross-Cultural Study Childcare Services (1974), Choosing Childcare (1976), Child Care: A Comprehensive Guide (1975-1979), and Confronting Childcare Crisis (1979); For the past 25 years consults, writes, evaluates and reviews toys and products for Dr Toy's Guide www.drtoy.com (the first website on toys).
Stevanne Auerbach, Ph.D. /Dr.Toy
San Francisco, CA