Description - Making sense of Every Child Matters by Richard Barker
This much-needed book examines the implications of the 'Every Child Matters' (ECM) national and local framework for working with children. It analyses the key issues from the perspective of the different professions that make up the 'new children's workforce' and explores interprofessional considerations.
The book includes practice issues and case examples from health, education, social work, playwork, children's centres and early years, and considers the opportunities and challenges presented by the current agenda. It will be widely welcomed by tutors and practitioners alike, enabling readers to make sense of the legislation and national guidance, and to understand better the new agendas for children's services.
For more information visit:
Buy Making sense of Every Child Matters by Richard Barker from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
Format: Paperback / softback
(240mm x 172mm x mm)
Publisher: Policy Press
Country of Publication:
Book Reviews - Making sense of Every Child Matters by Richard Barker
» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Making sense of Every Child Matters book by Richard Barker and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)
Author Biography - Richard Barker
Richard Barker is Chair in Child Welfare in the School of Health, Community and Education Studies at Northumbria University. He is a qualified social worker and teacher who has extensive practice, evaluation and consultancy experience of children's services in the UK and Europe.
A Preview for this title is currently not available.