ERIC Number: ED225648
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1982
Reference Count: 0
Starting a Day Care Center: The Day Care Center Handbook.
Designed to be of help to individuals and groups seeking to establish a day care center in the metropolitan St. Louis area, this manual calls attention to important and basic information which must be taken into account if planning is to produce tangible results. Following a brief section defining commonly used terms referring to organized preschool program activities, sections 2 through 11 cover topics such as the determination of a new day care center's location and size; obtaining city occupancy permits and state licenses; decisions about corporate structure (i.e., profit or non-profit); budgeting and advertising; federal, state, and city income taxes; preschool curriculum models; guidelines for successful day care operation; board/executive relationships; and equipping the day care center. (MP)
Descriptors: Advertising, Board Administrator Relationship, Budgeting, Certification, Curriculum Development, Day Care Centers, Early Childhood Education, Educational Equipment, Guidelines, Money Management, Program Development, School Location, Taxes
Child Day Care Association of St. Louis, 915 Olive Street, St. Louis, MO 63101 (Paper, $20.00; 10% discount on 20 or more copies).
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Child Day Care Association of St. Louis, MO.
Identifiers: Missouri (Saint Louis)