ERIC Number: ED472351
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2002
Reference Count: N/A
The Director's Link, 2002.
Clark, Doug, Ed.
Director's Link, Spr-Win 2002
This document consists of the four 2002 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 2002 issue presents part 1 of an article discussing the Fair Labor Standards Act; the Summer 2002 issue offers part 2. The Fall 2002 issue discusses creating playgrounds that kids love, while the Winter 2002 issue addresses risk management in early childhood programs. (EV)
Descriptors: Administrator Role, Administrators, Child Care, Child Caregivers, Early Childhood Education, Family School Relationship, Newsletters, Planning, Playgrounds, Professional Development, Program Administration, Program Descriptions, Risk Management
Center for Early Childhood Leadership, 6310 Capitol Drive, Wheeling, IL 60090-7201. Tel: 800-443-5522 (Toll Free); Fax: 847-465-5910; 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.; 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