ERIC Number: ED113035
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1975
Reference Count: N/A
Day Care Do-It-Yourself Staff Growth Program.
This book presents a competency-based performance-oriented course designed by the General Learning Corporation for on-site training of day care, Head Start, preschool, kindergarten and "open primary" teachers, assistants and volunteers who are working in programs with limited staff development funds. The course includes (1) detailed suggestions to the training leaders, (2) reading assignments and semi-self-instructional exercises for staff members, (3) systems for assessing the progress of children and staff, and (4) materials and guidelines for developing and implementing a parent and volunteer involvement program. In sixteen chapters, an entire year's operation is outlined, from orienting the staff to organizing the physical plant and establishing a curriculum. (GO)
Descriptors: Course Descriptions, Curriculum Guides, Day Care, Early Childhood Education, Nutrition, Parent Participation, Physical Environment, Preschool Teachers, Staff Development, Teacher Aides, Teacher Education, Teacher Improvement, Teaching Guides, Teaching Methods, Teaching Skills, Volunteers, Workshops
The Growth Program, 4914 Ashby St., N.W., Washington, D.C. 20007 (Paper, $10.95)
Publication Type: Books
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: General Learning Corp., Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Growth Program, Washington, DC.