ERIC Number: EJ363026
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
Reference Count: 0
Children and Youth Grow and Develop in Group Care.
Maier, Henry W.
Child and Youth Services, v9 n2 p9-33 1987
Argues that child caregivers in group settings are pivotal in providing charges with attention and interpersonal dependence provided to children in familial settings. Explains why group caregivers must understand child development, and how program planners might take development into account. Discusses child and adolescent developmental stages separately. Calls for greater social recognition of the role of child care workers. (KH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme issue on Developmental Group Care of Children and Youth: Concepts and Practice.