|Title:||Ready to Learn|
|Authors:||Martyn Rawson, Michael Rose|
|Publisher:||Hawthorn Press (UK)|
|Number of pages:||128|
From Birth to School Readiness
When are children ready for school? Many parents have concerns about their children entering formal schooling too early. They question the "hot housing" of their children, and the accompanying stressful side-effects of "too much formal schooling too soon".
Ready to Learn will help you to decide when your child is ready to take the step from kindergarten to school proper. The key is an imaginative grasp of how children aged 0-6 years learn to play, speak, think and relate between birth and six years of age. Ready to Learn offers parents and professionals useful "maps" for understanding:
Michael Rose teaches at York Steiner School. Martyn Rawson worked for the UK Steiner Waldorf Schools Fellowship. They both work as advisors in teacher training and have written articles and books on Steiner Waldorf Education.