ERIC Number: ED285635
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1985
Reference Count: N/A
An Ounce of Prevention: Child Management.
Merrill, Barbara, Ed.
This training manual on child management consists of eight workshops for day care center staff. Workshops focus on (1) communications skills useful in working with children; (2) the nature of discipline; (3) positive approaches to guiding children's behavior; (4) natural and logical consequences; (5) ways of dealing with problem behavior; (6) the development of values in young children; (7) the development of social skills; and (8) classroom management. Each workshop is structured to include sections concerning purpose, objectives, overview, materials, instructional procedure, additional suggested activities, competency evaluation, resources, and supplemental materials. (RH)
Descriptors: Child Abuse, Child Responsibility, Classroom Techniques, Communication Skills, Day Care, Discipline, Discipline Problems, Early Childhood Education, Interpersonal Competence, Prevention, Social Development, Values, Values Education, Workshops
Training and Abuse Prevention Project, c/o Region III Child Development Services, 1418 Tenth Avenue, Huntington, WV 25701 (price--$9.00 plus $1.50 shipping and handling. The series price--for this publication and the two related documents--is $24.00 plus $3.50 shipping and handling).
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: West Virginia State Dept. of Human Services, Charleston.
Authoring Institution: Region III Child Development Services, Huntington, WV.
Note: A manual developed by the Training in Abuse Prevention Project. Photographs may not reproduce well. For related documents, see PS 016 248 and PS 016 321.