ERIC Number: ED367496
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1993-Dec-20
Reference Count: N/A
Second Helping: An Advanced Enrichment Course for Family Child Care Providers. Program Information Package. [Revised.]
Windflower Enterprises, Colorado Springs, CO.
Second Helping is a 32-hour, 4-module course designed by and for family child care providers to address issues of concern to the provider, such as individual well-being, business skills, family relations, and child development. This booklet discusses the Second Helping family child care provider training course and outlines the qualifications needed to become a Second Helping instructor. Prospective instructors need 3-to-5 years of family child care experience, proven leadership experience, involvement in professional activities, and a willingness to attend a 6-day Train-the-Trainer course. An outline of the curriculum and costs of the Train-the-Trainer course, and a description of the benefits of being a Second Helping certified instructor, are provided. Appendixes provide a Second Helping module summary and outline, and information about hosting a Train-the-Trainer course, community partnerships, start-up considerations, Master Provider credentials, and Windflower Enterprises, the developer of the course. (MDM)
Descriptors: Child Caregivers, Early Childhood Education, Entrepreneurship, Family Day Care, Franchising, Learning Modules, Mentors, Peer Teaching, Teacher Education, Teacher Educator Education, Teacher Educators, Workshops
Windflower Enterprises, 815 North Nevada Avenue, Suite 1, Colorado Springs, CO 80903 ($5).
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Windflower Enterprises, Colorado Springs, CO.