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Principles and Practices of Teaching Young Children (CLDDV 101: Osburn): Using the Web Effectively - Background Reading

Use this guide for your research paper on Developmentally Appropriate Practice (DAP) and Positive Discipline.

Step 1: Using the Web effectively - Background Reading

Remember to carefully evaluate every source you find on the Web. One of the best ways to evaluate Web resources is to compare what you read on the Web to what you have already learned in class, lectures and other research.

Recommended Websites:

Google Web Search

Credibility is Crucial!

As you begin to answer your research questions, you need to be sure that you are using the best possible sources of information. You will likely find a variety of sources during your research: books, articles, Web documents, interviews, DVDs, and more.  For each and every source you use you want to make sure it passed the CRAAP test: 

CRAAP Test criteria