ERIC Number: ED349119
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1992-Jul
Reference Count: N/A
An Annotated Bibliography of Training Resources and Materials: Tools for the Child Care Workforce.
Child Care Careers Inst., Boston, MA.
This bibliography describes training resources and materials to be used by child care professionals who conduct training for their staff or for groups in the child care field. A total of 180 items are included in the bibliography. For each entry, the following information is included: (1) title, subject, and author; (2) a paragraph describing the content of the publication or materials; (3) the type of material (such as print or audiovisual), the language of the material, and the cost; (4) ordering information; (5) the intended audience; (6) topics addressed; and (7) the expected educational background of readers or users. Items include curriculum materials and publications that address the topics of early childhood education; child care, including family child care; child health and safety; parenting; research and referral; discipline; cultural diversity; special needs; child development; and characteristics of children at various developmental levels. All but 10 of the annotated items are annotated only in English. Among the 10 publications, one is in Spanish and the others are in English with versions in either Spanish, Khmer, or Chinese. A questionnaire for evaluating the bibliography is provided. (BC)
Descriptors: Audiovisual Aids, Child Development, Child Health, Child Rearing, Cultural Pluralism, Day Care, Discipline, Early Childhood Education, Family Day Care, Individual Needs, Instructional Materials, Questionnaires, Referral
Child Care Careers Institute, c/o Wheelock College, 200 The Riverway, Boston, MA 02215 ($17.50, plus $2.50 shipping and handling, 10 or more, $15 each).
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Boston Foundation, MA.; Boston Globe Foundation, MA.; Ford Foundation, New York, NY.
Authoring Institution: Child Care Careers Inst., Boston, MA.