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The family at the centre of early learning
The family at the centre of early learning

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Learning outcomes

After studying this course, you should be able to:

  • consider how a person’s childhood experiences of family practices and traditions can influence the way they parent their own children

  • describe what companionable learning involves

  • outline why the influence of a community’s culture on children’s experiences will vary from family to family

  • discuss how children and parents extend their understanding of each other when they attend group sessions run by early childhood practitioners.