ERIC Number: ED144681
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977-Oct
Reference Count: 0
Ethical Issues in Working with Young Children.
Katz, Lilian G.
This paper discusses several types of ethical problems encountered by day care and preschool workers, and suggests guidelines for developing a code of ethics for early childhood practitioners. Topics dicussed include the meaning of a code of ethics; the need for such a code for early childhood practitioners; examples of ethical problems involving parents, children, colleagues and employing agencies; and steps that may be taken towards developing a code of ethics. (Author/SB)
Descriptors: Child Caregivers, Day Care, Early Childhood Education, Ethics, Moral Values, Parent School Relationship, Preschool Education, Preschool Teachers, Student Teacher Relationship, Teacher Role
ERIC Clearinghouse on Early Childhood Education, University of Illinois, 805 West Pennsylvania Avenue, Urbana, Illinois 61801 (Catalog #169, $1.50)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Inst. of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: ERIC Clearinghouse on Early Childhood Education, Champaign, IL.