ERIC Number: EJ584432
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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Making Child Care Work for Everyone: Lessons from the Program Recognition Project.
Kinch, Amy Fowler; Schweinhart, Lawrence J.
Young Children, v54 n1 p68-73 Jan 1999
Describes a national project to recognize child care programs that succeed in balancing competing interests of staff, children, and families. Discusses lessons learned from 10 selected programs, including using funding beyond parent fees, educating parents about program costs, advocating by the director, professionalizing staff, tailoring parent involvement, focusing on family needs, and maintaining a commitment to quality. (KB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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