Chapter 10. The Gap between Home and Nursery School

  1. Barbara Tizard and
  2. Martin Hughes

Published Online: 25 FEB 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470774328.ch10

Young Children Learning

Young Children Learning

How to Cite

Tizard, B. and Hughes, M. (2002) The Gap between Home and Nursery School, in Young Children Learning, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470774328.ch10

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 25 FEB 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2002

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631236153

Online ISBN: 9780470774328



  • nursery school;
  • parents;
  • home;
  • professionals;
  • learning environment


This chapter contains section titled:

  • Attempting to Bridge the Gap: the Children's Attempts at School

  • The Attempt by the School Staff to Bridge the Gap

  • Communicating about School at Home

  • Overview: the Implications of the Home-School Gap