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Health and Wellbeing in Childhood  : 4th Edition - Susanne Garvis

Health and Wellbeing in Childhood

4th Edition

By: Susanne Garvis (Editor), Donna Pendergast (Editor)

Paperback | 30 June 2024 | Edition Number 4

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Health and Wellbeing in Childhood provides a fundamental introduction for educators in key priority areas of health and wellbeing education, including physical education, promoting health in childhood, and strengthening social and emotional learning in young children. It approaches each topic with childhood diversity and complexity in mind.

The fourth edition has been comprehensively updated and continues to explore relevant standards and policies, including the revised Early Years Learning Framework. It includes a new chapter on executive functions in early childhood, focusing on the development of higher-order skills required for children to engage in purposeful and goal-directed behaviours. Each chapter features case studies that exemplify practice; spotlight boxes that provide further information on key concepts; and pause and reflect activities, end-of-chapter questions and learning extensions that encourage readers to consolidate their knowledge and further their learning.

About the Author

Susanne Garvis is a professor of early childhood education at Griffith University, Australia. She is a member of the Griffith Institute for Educational Research. Susanne is an international expert in early childhood education policy, quality and teacher education. She has been involved in national and international research projects and worked with NGOS, professional organisations and agencies throughout the world. Donna Pendergast is the Arts, Education and Law Group Director of Engagement at Griffith University, Australia. She is former Dean of the School of Education and Professional Studies for fourteen years at Griffith University, Australia. She specialises in early and middle years research and teacher education, school reform, and student engagement. Donna received the Research Supervision Award in the 2017 Griffith University Vice Chancellor's Research Excellence Awards and in 2018 she was honored with the Australian Council for Educational Leadership Miller-Grassie Award for Outstanding Leadership in Education. In 2022 she was awarded the Outstanding Contribution to Education Award from the Australian Council of Deans of Education.

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