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The authors of the book are a group of devoted early childhood specialists working in the Early Math Collaborative (EMC) at Erikson Institute. Erikson Institute is America's only graduate school focused exclusively on child development and early education from birth to age eight. The EMC aims to improve the quality of early math education and ensure that young children are introduced to foundational mathematics.

The EMC provides professional development in early mathematics to nearly 100 preschool and kindergarten teachers each year. Our team works with teachers to bolster their math knowledge and confidence in their ability to teach it in fun, engaging, and developmentally appropriate ways. The ideas presented in this book are the result of a joined effort among the EMC team members over six years. They have been tested through our professional development programs.

Together, the EMC team has accumulated over 150 years of classroom teaching and professional Read More chevron_right