ERIC Number: ED464733
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2002
Reference Count: N/A
Supplementary Information To Accompany America's Child Care Problem: The Way Out.
Helburn, Suzanne; Bergmann, Barbara
This document provides supplementary information to accompany the Foundation for Child Development--supported book "America's Child Care Problem: The Way Out," published by St. Martin's Press (2002), which provides an in-depth look at the child care industry, identifying crucial problems such as the quality of care. Presented in five parts, this unpublished companion document addresses the following topics: (1) "Care for Children with Special Needs"; (2) "Protecting Children's Health and Safety"; (3) "Comparison of Studies of Quality for Center, Head Start, and Family Child Care Programs"; (4) "Comparison of Child Care Accreditation Systems"; and (5) "Training Designs for Child Care Workers." Each part contains reference notes. (KB)
Descriptors: Accreditation (Institutions), Caregiver Training, Child Health, Child Safety, Comparative Analysis, Day Care, Day Care Centers, Day Care Effects, Disabilities, Early Childhood Education, Family Day Care, Public Policy, Social Change, Special Needs Students, Teacher Education Programs
Foundation for Child Development, 145 East 32nd Street, 14th Floor, New York, NY 10016-6055. Tel: 212-213-8337; Fax: 212-213-5897; Web site: http://www.ffcd.org. For full text: http://www.fcd.org/wp helburnbergmann.pdf.
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Foundation for Child Development, New York, NY.