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Early childhood education
Educational programs for children between birth and 8 years.
An approach to early childhood education that supports children's development of naturally occurring milestones.
An approach to early childhood education that provides children with instruction in skills needed for success in school.
Developmentally appropriate practices
Early childhood education practices based on an understanding or developmental universals, individual differences, and contextual variables.
A goal orientation associated with a desire for self improvement.
A goal orientation associated with a desire to be superior to others.
An individual's membership in a group sharing a common ancestral heritage based on nationality, language, and culture.
"A subgroup whose members are perceived by themselves and others to have a common origin and culture, and shared activities in which the common origin or culture is an essential ingredient".