In search of highly qualified early childhood classroom literacy teachers

Vukelich, Carol
September 2004
Reading Teacher;Sep2004, Vol. 58 Issue 1, p95
Academic Journal
Discusses the qualities of a highly-qualified early childhood classroom literacy teachers. Impact of the quality of a teacher on the achievement of children; Subject matter knowledge; Pedagogical knowledge; Need for probing more into ways of preparing early childhood teachers.


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