ERIC Number: EJ554330
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: N/A
Changing Staff Challenges into Staff Opportunities.
Siefken, Nancy M.; Ferguson, Robyn B.
Texas Child Care, v21 n2 p2-9 Fall 1997
Provides guidance for center directors in dealing with difficult behaviors from employees. Suggests strategies for facing employee problems, including looking inward and assessing employee motives; setting the tone for employees; taking steps to deal with persistent problems; reacting to defensive behaviors, including tearfulness, silence, argumentativeness, and verbal abusiveness; and taking follow-up steps. (SD)
Descriptors: Administrator Role, Administrators, Caregiver Role, Child Care Occupations, Child Caregivers, Day Care, Day Care Centers, Early Childhood Education, Employee Attitudes, Employee Responsibility, Employees, Employer Employee Relationship, Job Performance, Labor Problems, Personnel Evaluation
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A