Building Bridges: Queer Families in Early Childhood Education

Building Bridges: Queer Families in Early Childhood Education

This is a resource and training guide created for Early Childhood Educators working with lesbian, gay, bisexual, transsexual and transgendered families.

Author: Zeenat Janmohamed Source: Ontario Coalition for Better Child Care Website: http://www.childcareontario.org Origin Country: Canada Publish Date: 2006 Publication City: Toronto Languages: .Resource Type: , .Resource Topics: , , .Target Audiences: , , . Last Modified: 2017-08-30

The Building Bridges Handbook is a detailed resource guide developed in order to begin the discussion of what lesbian, gay, bisexual, transsexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) families need in early childhood environments. The handbook briefly outlines LGBTQ terminology and history. The majority of the handbook examines the experiences of children of LGBTQ families in Early Childhood Education (ECE) environments. The handbook contains detailed suggestions for integrating LGBTQ families into ECE curriculum.