ERIC Number: ED501794
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2008
Reference Count: N/A
Child Care Health Connections: A Health and Safety Newsletter for California Child Care Professionals. Volume 21, Number 3, May-June 2008
Zamani, A. Rahman, Ed.; Calder, Judy, Ed.; Rose, Bobbie, Ed.; Leonard, Victoria, Ed.
California Childcare Health Program
"Child Care Health Connections" is a bimonthly newsletter published by the California Childcare Health Program (CCHP), a community-based program of the University of California, San Francisco School of Nursing, Department of Family Health Care Nursing. The goals of this newsletter are to promote and support a healthy and safe environment for all children in child care reflecting California's diversity; to recreate linkages and promote collaboration among health and safety and child care professionals; and to be guided by the most up-to-date knowledge of the best practices and concepts of health, wellness and safety. This issue contains: (1) Window Safety in Child Care Programs; (2) School Readiness (Judy Calder); (3) Baby's Hearing Checklist (A. Rahman Zamani and Pamm Shaw); (4) How to Prevent Back Injury (Bobbie Rose); (5) Iron Deficiency in Early Childhood (A. Rahman Zamani); (6) Seizure Disorders in the ECE Setting (Vickie Leonard); Mental Retardation (MR) or Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (IDD) (Tahereh Garakani); (7) The Healthy Schools Act and Child Care Settings (Vickie Leonard); and (8) Teaching Young Children about Sun Safety (Andrew Manthe). A list of health and safety resources is included. (Individual articles contain references.)
Descriptors: Child Care, Child Health, Child Safety, Structural Elements (Construction), School Readiness, Kindergarten, Hearing (Physiology), Check Lists, Injuries, Child Caregivers, Occupational Safety and Health, Nutrition, Diseases, Seizures, Mental Retardation, State Legislation, Young Children, Cancer, Prevention
California Childcare Health Program. 1950 Addison Street Suite 107, Berkeley, CA 94704. Tel: 510-204-0938; Fax: 510 204-0931; Web site: http://www.ucsfchildcarehealth.org
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serial
Education Level: Early Childhood Education
Sponsor: California State Dept. of Education, Sacramento. Div. of Child Development.
Authoring Institution: California Childcare Health Program, Oakland.
Identifiers - Location: California