Dr Jan Deans

Director, Early Learning Centre, University of Melbourne

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Instructional teaching explained

Also known as ‘intentional teaching,’ instructional support is thoughtful, informed and deliberate.

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Prescription for developing a child’s mind

How quality teacher interaction with children pays off in their future education and development

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