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Courageous Care Givers

September 29, 2020

This spring—perhaps for the first time—early childhood educators were recognized as an “essential” part of the workforce. Why has it taken a global health crisis to acknowledge that caring for the youngest and most vulnerable citizens is an invaluable and vital service?

In Carol Gardoben Murray’s timeless piece, “The Pedagogy of Care”, she addresses this chronic blind spot and urges educators to “teach in a way that demonstrates the essential role of care in building an infrastructure for a strong society.”

How do we make caring a visible and respected pedagogy? A must-read for early educators. Read here.