These books by Cathy Weisman Topal have grown from her explorations and exchanges with children, classroom teachers, and in-service and pre-service teachers. She has been a visual arts educator at the pre-school, elementary, middle school, and college levels for over twenty-five years.
She is currently a studio art teacher at the Center for Early Childhood Education and the Smith College Campus School at Smith College in Northampton, Massachusetts. She is also a lecturer in Visual Arts Education in the Department of Education and Child Study at Smith College.
The Early Childhood Package includes:
- Beautiful Stuff! by Cathy Weisman Topal and Lella Gandini
- Children and Painting by Cathy Weisman Topal
- Insights and Inspirations from Reggio Emilia by Lella Gandini, Susan Etheredge and Lynn Hill
- Thinking with a Line Teacher’s Guide by Cathy Weisman Topal