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Childhood Education: Books

This guide provides an overview of childhood education resources located through the Leonard Lief Library at Lehman College.


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Overview & Background Information

Encyclopedias, dictionaries and handbooks are excellent sources to get an introduction or overview on a topic, and to find search terms.

Book Search Terms

The following search terms and phrases may help you find books on childhood education topics:

Education, Primary

First grade (Education)

Fourth grade (Education)


Primary school teaching

Readiness for school

School supervision, Primary

Second grade (Education)

Third grade (Education)

Handbooks in Library

Education Reference Books are Located on the 3rd Floor of the Leonard Lief Library

Handbook of early literacy research / edited by Susan B. Neuman, David K. Dickinson. New York : Guilford Press, 2003. Lehman College  Reserve Textbooks LB1139.5 .L35 H37 2003 Reserve Loan