ERIC Number: ED114186
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1974
Reference Count: N/A
Minimum Standards for Day Care Centers.
Texas State Dept. of Public Welfare, Austin.
This document describes the minimum standards that must be met and maintained by day care centers in the state of Texas. These standards were drawn up by the State Department of Public Welfare and are applicable to both non-profit and proprietary day care centers. The areas covered by the standards include: (1) organization and general administration, (2) enrollment, (3) director qualifications and responsibilities, (4) staff qualifications, (5) staff/child ratio, (6) space, (7) furnishings and equipment, (8) toileting arrangements, (9) fire, sanitation and safety, (10) physical health, (11) food service and nutrition, (12) program operation, (13) discipline, (14) infant care, (15) school-age care, and (16) transporatation. To qualify for a license in Texas, a day care center must comply with the requirements contained in this document. (JMB)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Texas State Dept. of Public Welfare, Austin.
Identifiers - Location: Texas