ERIC Number: ED379080
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1994
Child Care Options: A Workplace Initiative for the 21st Century.
Sher, Margery Leveen; Fried, Madeline
This book examines the business community's responsibility to aid employees and their families with child care. It provides information on why businesses should provide child care and how to plan and manage a work-place child care facility. The 11 chapters cover: (1) program design; (2) architecture; (3) playground design; (4) security; (5) financial systems; (6) permits and licensing; (7) equipment; (8) insurance; (9) administration; (10) marketing; (11) staff training; (12) income; (13) legal issues; and (14) curriculum. The book's nine appendices include: (1) a listing of companies with employer supported child care; (2) a listing of child care center liability insurance carriers; (3) a listing of state child care day care licensing offices; (4) and a sampling of architectural firms with child care center experience. Also included are sample worksheets to help evaluate the process of establishing a child care program. (SW)
Descriptors: Business Administration, Children, Day Care Centers, Educational Facilities Planning, Elementary Education, Employer Employee Relationship, Employer Supported Day Care, Facility Requirements, School Age Day Care
Oryx Press, 4041 North Central at Indian School Road, Phoenix, AZ 85012-3397 ($27.50).
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Books
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A