ERIC Number: ED235918
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1983
Reference Count: 0
Directing a Child Care Program: A Course for Administrators.
McAdams, Janice Wheelon
This basic survey course for directors of day care centers in North Carolina consists of eight units based on the center director's areas of responsibility. These areas include operational planning; physical facilities; financial management; legal issues; curriculum planning; staff, parent, and community relations; and enrollment. Each unit consists of the following components: (1) job tasks and instructional performance objectives; (2) description of unit content, including knowledge or skills needed to fulfill job tasks, suggested teaching methods, and materials recommended to accompany content and methods; and (3) numerous handouts related to, expanding on, and illustrating unit content. Designed to obtain the instructor's reaction to course material, an evaluation form is also included in each unit. Appended are a resource list of related persons and/or agencies; a bibliography of supplementary materials, articles, and audiovisual resources; and a complete list of handouts included. (RH)
Descriptors: Administrators, Community Colleges, Course Content, Curriculum Development, Day Care, Early Childhood Education, Enrollment, Facilities, Higher Education, Legal Responsibility, Parent School Relationship, Personnel Management, Program Development, School Community Relationship, Units of Study
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Sponsor: North Carolina State Dept. of Community Colleges, Raleigh. Occupational Program Services.; North Carolina State Dept. of Human Resources, Raleigh. Office of Day Care Services.
Authoring Institution: North Carolina Univ., Chapel Hill. Frank Porter Graham Center.
Identifiers: North Carolina
Note: Produced with advice from the North Carolina Department of Administration Office of Child Care Licensing.