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The essentials : providing high-quality family child care

The essentials : providing high-quality family child care

Author: Marie L Masterson; Lisa Ginet
Publisher: Washington, DC : National Association for the Education of Young Children, [2018]
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
The basic information family child care providers need to run a successful program in a warm, welcoming setting for children and their families.

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Genre/Form: Handbook
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Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Masterson, Marie L.
Essentials : Providing High-Quality Family Child Care.
La Vergne : National Association for the Education of Young Children, ©2020
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Marie L Masterson; Lisa Ginet
ISBN: 193811387X 9781938113871
OCLC Number: 1202458857
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 65 pages) : color illustrations
Contents: Cover --
Title Page --
Copyright --
Contents --
Foreword --
About the Book --
This Book Is for You! --
What You Will Find in this Book --
Chapter 1: What Is Family Child Care? --
A Day in Family Child Care --
Interactions Matter --
The Benefits of Family Child Care --
The Foundations of High-Quality Family Child Care --
Effective Communication --
Summary --
Chapter 2: Building Your Family Child Care Business --
Understanding Licensing Regulations --
Managing Your Business --
Record Keeping --
Insurance --
Marketing --
Setting Policies --
Contract --
Handbook --
Risk Management --
Summary Chapter 3: Learning Spaces in Family Child Care --
Making the Most of Dual-Use Spaces --
Keeping Safety in Mind --
An Environment that Supports Children's Learning --
Materials for Exploring and Learning --
Selecting Materials --
Health and Fitness --
Summary --
Chapter 4: Teaching in Family Child Care --
Routines and Schedules --
An Effective Approach to Teaching --
Learning and Developing --
Responsive Teaching --
Positive Guidance --
Supporting Moments of Discovery --
Learning in a Multiage Group --
Strengths-Based Observation --
Communication --
Summary Chapter 5: Professional and Program Growth --
Exploring Opportunities for Professional Growth --
Locating Organizations and Resources --
Professional Credentials --
National, State, and Local Organizations --
Committing to Ethical Practices --
National Accreditation --
Quality Rating and Improvement Systems --
Summary --
In Conclusion --
References --
Acknowledgments --
About the Authors
Other Titles: Providing high-quality family child care
Responsibility: Marie L. Masterson and Lisa M. Ginet.


Presents helpful information for all family child care providers including tips and strategies to help develop and manage a well-organised business; ways to maximize dual-use spaces and enhance  Read more...


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