Kathy Brodie, author of Sustained Shared Thinking and Host of Early Years TV
This unique book is essential for anyone who wants to truly hear the child's voice. The variety and quality of the practical techniques means that there is a method for every situation, whether in the home, setting or community. Written with the characteristic Mainstone-Cotton empathy and understanding, it brings children to the centre of good practice.
Wendy Baker, Early Years Consultant and Trainer
An excellent and informative resource for all those working in early years. The book explores the important role of listening to children and their views. With lots of practical ideas, strategies and solutions to implement in your work.
Rachel Grant, Children's Services Manager
This book is an inspiring and timely reminder about how vital it is to listen to children in an intentional way and see the world through their eyes. The book is full of exciting practical ways to enable effective listening to young children whatever the setting.