About the Author:

Marlyn James Marlyn James is the early childhood program director and the education department chair at Flathead Valley Community College in Kalispell, Montana. With more than 30 years in the early childhood field, Marlyn has worked as a preschool teacher and center director and with infants and toddlers with developmental delays and disabilities. Marlyn presents workshops at the local, state, and national levels. She holds a master's degree in human development from Pacific Oaks College.

Marlyn James, MA 's Books

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    One of the few staff development books on early learning standards, this resource will assist directors and trainers in guiding early childhood staff to fulfill learning standards—without compromising best practices. Written by respected consultants Gaye Gronlund and Marlyn James, it includes activities for reflecting on issues, such as how much teachers should direct each type of classroom activity, and helps staff developers assist teachers in strengthening their observation and documentation skills.

    A DVD features vignettes of the observation exercises and a CD-ROM offers PowerPointâ„¢ training aids and activity handouts.

    208 pages

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