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ERIC Number: ED013289
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1967-May
Pages: 53
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THE CARE OF INFANTS AND YOUNG CHILDREN, A PROGRAM TO PREPARE PERSONNEL FOR GROUP CARE OF YOUNG CHILDREN.
MILLIKEN, MARY ELIZABETH
CONTENT IS OUTLINED FOR POST-SECONDARY, PREEMPLOYMENT OR UPGRADING COURSES TO PREPARE CHILD CARE WORKERS TO WORK IN DAY CARE OR CHILD DEVELOPMENT CENTERS, NURSERY SCHOOLS, KINDERGARTENS, CAMPS, ETC. THE DEVELOPMENT GROUP CONSISTED OF A COMMITTEE AND SUBJECT MATTER SPECIALISTS AT THE STATE LEVEL. COURSES ARE THE NATURE AND SCOPE OF DAY CARE FOR YOUNG CHILDREN, HEALTH AND SAFETY OF YOUNG CHILDREN, CREATIVE ACTIVITIES FOR YOUNG CHILDREN, AND FIELD EXPERIENCE IN CHILD CARE FACILITIES. SUGGESTED TIME ALLOTMENT AT THE PREEMPLOYMENT LEVEL IS 330 HOURS. THE TEACHER SHOULD BE A SPECIALIST IN CHILD DEVELOPMENT WITH A BACKGROUND IN HOME ECONOMICS, PSYCHOLOGY, PEDIATRIC NURSING, OR PRESCHOOL EDUCATION. THE STUDENT SHOULD POSSESS THE BASIC SKILLS NEEDED TO PROFIT FROM THE INSTRUCTION AND HAVE AN INTEREST AND PERSONAL QUALITIES NECESSARY FOR WORKING WITH YOUNG CHILDREN. THE COOPERATING EMPLOYER IN THE CHILD CARE CENTERS SHOULD BE INVOLVED IN THE EVALUATION OF ALL STUDENTS. THE APPENDIX INCLUDES A LISTING OF BOOKS, PAMPHLETS, PERIODICALS, AND FILMS. (MS)
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Authoring Institution: North Carolina State Dept. of Community Colleges, Raleigh.
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