70th OMEP World Assembly and Conference
World Assembly: 25 - 26 of June 2018, Prague, Hotel Olympik
International Conference: 27 - 29 of June, 2018, Prague, Hotel Clarion
CONDITIONS OF EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION TODAY:
A FOUNDATION FOR A SUSTAINABLE FUTURE
Prof. PhDr. Karel Rýdl, CSc. is a professor of pedagogy specialising in the history of education and training at the Faculty of Philosophy of the University of Pardubice.
History of Preschool Education in the Czech Lands in Comparison with World Development
The lecture provides a comparative overview of how the history of preschool education has developed in the Czech lands as compared with the rest of the world over the last 150 years. It refers to the stages of development in pedagogical thinking, institutionalization, the professional preparation of foster parents, educators and teachers and the formation of the pre-school education curriculum with the aim of presenting examples of first-rate preschool education as well as political and economic threats in the Czech lands. It will conclude with a summary of Czech theoretical and research centres and the results they have achieved with implementation in practice.