ERIC Number: ED180617
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1978
Reference Count: N/A
Health and Safety: Arizona HSST/CDA Competency Based Training Module #2.
The purpose of this Child Development Associate (CDA) training module is to help the CDA intern develop the knowledge and skills necessary to provide a safe and healthy environment for preschool children. Objectives are stipulated and activities for each objective are suggested. The importance of protecting young children is explained. Practical suggestions are given for (1) making the center environment safe for young children, (2) teaching children safety rules and good health practices, and (3) maintaining health records. A safety checklist, health record, and notification of exposure to communicable disease form are included in the module. (Author/RH)
Descriptors: Accident Prevention, Child Caregivers, Child Safety, Competency Based Teacher Education, Early Childhood Education, Emergency Programs, Health, Postsecondary Education, Preschool Teachers, Recordkeeping, Safety, Sanitation, Training
Arizona/Nevada CDA, P. O. Box 337, Sacaton, AZ 85247 ($0.33 per module)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Administration for Children, Youth, and Families (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Pinal County Community Coll. District, Coolidge, AZ. AZona/Nevada Child Development Associates.