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Early Childhood education is generally divided into three areas:
Preschool - ages 3-4
Kindergarten - ages 5-6
Primary Grades - ages 6-8
It's surprising that primary grade students are considered to be in the early childhood grouping. The reason that they are included is because they still share a lot of the same developmental characteristics as their younger counterparts. <img src="/images/graemlins/smile.gif" alt="" />
What is the name of the book published by John Locke that shares the philosophical view that children are a blank slate on which adults must write the appropiate learnings?