Bauer, Kathy Anne
Kathy Bauer is an Early Childhood education lecturer with a background of 25 years teaching in early childhood classrooms. Publications have centred on the authentic selection of appropriate classroom resources; early childhood teacher’s identity. Her Doctoral research pertains to the decision making process used by parents when selecting an early childhood education and care centre.
ArticlesIntroduction Historically in Australia, there has been a growing movement behind the development of quality Early Childhood Education and Care Centres (termed ‘centres’ for this article). These centres are designed to provide care and education outside of the home for children from birth to five years old. In the mid 1980s, the then Labor Government of Australia promoted and funded...Read more