ERIC Number: ED461419
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: N/A
The Director's Link, 2001.
Clark, Doug, Ed.
Director's Link, Spr-Win 2001
This document consists of the four 2001 issues of a quarterly newsletter for Illinois early childhood program directors, providing information on current issues in early childhood education. Regular features in each issue include: "The Director's Toolbox," delineating practical suggestions for directors related to program policies and staff issues; "The Accreditation Corner," detailing procedures for self-evaluation related to accreditation; "Family Friendly Practices," describing early childhood programs especially involved in meeting families' needs; and "Director's Profile," highlighting the accomplishments of early childhood education or care program directors in Illinois. Periodic features include updates on current training opportunities and grant availability, summaries of relevant research, and book reviews. The spring 2001 issue features a program director's game plan for leading a championship early childhood team. The summer 2001 issue highlights the status of the early childhood workforce in Illinois. The fall 2001 issue focuses on the role of the director in receiving new families at childcare programs. The winter 2001 issue provides information on tangible ways to show respect and appreciation to early childhood and childcare staff. (KB)
Descriptors: Administrator Role, Administrators, Child Caregivers, Day Care, Early Childhood Education, Family School Relationship, Newsletters, Planning, Preschool Teachers, Professional Development, Program Administration, Program Descriptions, Teacher Administrator Relationship
Center for Early Childhood Leadership, 6310 Capitol Drive, Wheeling, IL 60090-7201. Tel: 800-443-5522 (Toll Free); Fax: 847-465-5910; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org; Web site: http://www.nl.edu/cecl.
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: McCormick Tribune Foundation, Chicago, IL.; Chicago Community Trust, IL.; W. Clement and Jessie V. Stone Foundation, Chicago, IL.; International Business Machines Corp., White Plains, NY.; Field Foundation of Illinois, Chicago.; Illinois State Dept. of Human Services, Springfield.
Authoring Institution: National-Louis Univ., Wheeling, IL. Center for Early Childhood Leadership.
Identifiers - Location: Illinois