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ERIC Number: ED175580
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978
Pages: 22
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
Starting School Age Day Care: What Are the Considerations?
Bellis, Anne; And Others
Planning considerations for persons interested in beginning a school age day care program in a community setting such as a church, school, or community center are emphasized in this booklet. The following 15 questions are given brief answers: (1) What is school age day care? (2) Is there a need for school age day care? (3) Who will sponsor the program? (4) Who should be consulted in the different planning stages? (5) To what developmental needs might the program respond? (6) How can parents be involved? (7) What kind of space will be needed? (8) How can the space be utilized? (9) What equipment is necessary to begin? (10) What should the budget include? (11) Do you need preregistration? (12) What are qualities to look for in selecting staff? (13) What is the hiring process? (14) What are the legal aspects of starting and operating a day care program? (15) How much insurance will be needed? A family questionnaire on after school care and an annotated bibliography are included. (Author/RH)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers: School Age Day Care
Note: Guide prepared by the Davidson County School Age Day Care Task Force, Nashville, TN