There is no theme, but a lot of variety, this month.
- An article provided by Greenlight on insurance for students at university.
- Valerie Jackson has written about Fetal Alcohol Syndrome, which could become on the UK’s scourges in the 21st century.
- Kathleen Mulvey has given a personal account of how training has changed her professional life. If you are thinking of training, read this.
- James Moran makes a powerful plea for children’s interests to come before their parents’ from the angle of foster care in New York.
- Keith White considers the importance of faces to children.
- The Editorial looks at faith (not faiths).
- Robert Shaw’s Key Texts this month are Polsky’s Cottage Six and the Dartington Research After Grace, Teeth.
Finally, a diverse clutch of book reviews:
- Research Methods in Early Childhood by Mukherji and Albon
- Metamorphoses by James Rogers
- Early Childhood Studies by Johnston and Nahmad-Williams
- Changing Times, Changing Needs by Jim Hyland
- Happy Kids Happy You by Sue Beever
We hope that you find a few things of interest.