Children's classroom engagement and school readiness gains in prekindergarten.

@article{Chien2010ChildrensCE,
  title={Children's classroom engagement and school readiness gains in prekindergarten.},
  author={Nina C Chien and Carollee Howes and Margaret Burchinal and Robert C. Pianta and Sharon Ritchie and Donna Maxwell Bryant and Richard M. Clifford and Diane M. Early and Oscar Barbarin},
  journal={Child development},
  year={2010},
  volume={81 5},
  pages={
          1534-49
        }
}
Child engagement in prekindergarten classrooms was examined using 2,751 children (mean age=4.62) enrolled in public prekindergarten programs that were part of the Multi-State Study of Pre-Kindergarten and the State-Wide Early Education Programs Study. Latent class analysis was used to classify children into 4 profiles of classroom engagement: free play, individual instruction, group instruction, and scaffolded learning. Free play children exhibited smaller gains across the prekindergarten year… CONTINUE READING
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