- Complements the many government programs and initiatives to support the education and care of young children and their families from a broad range of cultural and linguistic backgrounds in Australian society. The bigger picture of the European contexts offers teacher education students access to multiple perspectives.
- Showcases international research collaborations and addresses theoretical perspectives on working internationally
- Blends discussion of theory and applications in terms of ‘why’ and ‘how to’ so that readers can take what they’ve learned into real world contexts.
- Readers are encouraged to think critically and reflectively by engaging with the end of chapter questions