ERIC Number: EJ665106
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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The Gap: Parental Knowledge about Daycare.
Shpancer, Noam; Bowden, Jessica M.; Ferrell, Melanie A.; Pavlik, Stacy F.; Robinson, Morgan N.; Schwind, Jennifer L.; Volpe, Erica K.; Williams, Laurie M.; Young, Jessica N.
Early Child Development and Care, v172 n6 p635-42 Dec 2002
Compared parental knowledge of structural and procedural characteristics of their daycare facilities with data provided by center directors. Found that parents answered only 45% of questions correctly and reported a lack of knowledge regarding both general center characteristics and specific group characteristics. Found that parental knowledge increased with length of involvement with the center. (Author)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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