Developing And Administering A Child Care And Education Program

Author: Dorothy June Sciarra
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1305687728
Size: 38.28 MB
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Emphasizing the director's responsibility as a leader of both people and programs in diverse communities, DEVELOPING AND ADMINISTERING A CHILD CARE AND EDUCATION PROGRAM, Ninth Edition, covers the business and interpersonal skills child development professionals need to implement an effective program for young children and their families. It is written primarily for students of early childhood education whether or not they plan to work in the administrative aspects of the field. The book is also a rich source of updated information for practicing directors. In this thoroughly updated edition, the authors provide practical information on all aspects of directing a program, including curriculum selection; funding; budgeting; selecting, training, and supervising staff; housing the program and purchasing equipment; working with children and parents; accrediting and licensing an early childhood center; and carrying out program evaluation and quality improvement strategies. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Developing And Administering A Child Care Center

Author: Anne G. Dorsey
Publisher: Wadsworth Publishing Company
ISBN: 9781418001742
Size: 25.21 MB
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More experienced colleagues or mentors sometimes support teachers in their first teaching positions, helping them make the transition from the college classroom to being responsible for a group of young children. At other times, new teachers are left to travel their own paths, relying on their own resources. Whatever your situation, this professional enhancement guide is designed to provide reminders of what you have learned, as well as resources to help you make sense of and apply that knowledge.

Leaders And Supervisors In Child Care Programs

Author: Dorothy Sciarra
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 0766825779
Size: 10.29 MB
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PERFECT FOR EARLY CHILDCARE OWNERS, ADMINISTATORS, AND PROFESSIONALS ALIKE, this book can be a companion piece to Opening and Operating a Successful Child Care Center, as it includes many of the features of the administration book such as class exercises, class assignments, and numerous sample forms and documents. Chapters on leadership cover many areas including the leader as a role model of good communication and professional behavior, and the leader as a change agent. Supervision is addressed in four chapters that include detailed information on developing and implementing effective supervisory and staff orientation programs. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Finding Your Smile Again

Author: Jeff A. Johnson
Publisher: Redleaf Press
ISBN: 1605541990
Size: 60.34 MB
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Using warmth and humor, this book offers techniques for dealing with the everyday stress of being a childcare professional. Written by a caregiver who’s been there, it describes the symptoms and causes of burnout, with advice to get through each challenge.

Developing And Administering A Child Care And Education Program International Edition

Author: Dorothy June Sciarra
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781439046654
Size: 64.30 MB
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Emphasizing the director's responsibility as a leader of both people and programs, DEVELOPING AND ADMINISTERING A CHILD CARE AND EDUCATION PROGRAM, International Edition, covers the business and interpersonal skills child development professionals need to implement an effective program for young children and their families. In this thoroughly updated Seventh Edition, authors Sciarra, Dorsey, and Lynch provide practical information on all aspects of directing a program, including funding; budgeting; selecting, training, and supervising staff; housing the program and purchasing equipment; working with children and parents; accrediting and licensing an early childhood center; and carrying out program evaluation.

Handbook Of Early Childhood Development Research And Its Impact On Global Policy

Author: Pia Rebello Britto
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199922993
Size: 33.61 MB
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Handbook of Early Childhood Development Research and Its Impact on Global Policy calls for placing early childhood development at the top of the global policy agenda, enabling children to achieve their full developmental potential and to contribute to equitable economic and social progress worldwide.

Learning From The Bumps In The Road

Author: Holly Elissa Bruno
Publisher: Redleaf Press
ISBN: 1605542067
Size: 59.43 MB
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A team of the early childhood field's foremost experts and presenters share insight and perspectives on twelve professional development topics.

Educating And Caring For Very Young Children

Author: Doris Bergen
Publisher: Teachers College Press
ISBN: 9780807740101
Size: 58.30 MB
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This volume focuses on play as the basis for curriculum and shows how infant/toddler "educarers" can combine theory and practice, taking into account both the physical and social environments. Through case descriptions of actual children, this insightful volume discusses how to accommodate children with different development levels, backgrounds, personalities, and special needs. The authors also examine infant/toddler curriculum in the context of family, community, and society, and explore ways to enhance curriculum quality.

Planning And Administering Early Childhood Programs

Author: Nancy K. Freeman
Publisher: What's New in Early Childhood
ISBN: 9780134290010
Size: 58.87 MB
Format: PDF
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NOTE: Used books, rentals, and purchases made outside of Pearson If purchasing or renting from companies other than Pearson, the access codes for the Enhanced Pearson eText may not be included, may be incorrect, or may be previously redeemed. Check with the seller before completing your purchase. This package includes the Enhanced Pearson eText and the bound book. Here's the practical, hands-on information educators need in order to become successful administrators of childcare centers and child development centers. With a focus on what center directors need to know and what they need to be able to do, the book guides readers through the process of identifying a program's core values and drafting mission and vision statements. Included is coverage of current issues such as the factors affecting supply and demand for childcare as well as the initiatives to enhance program quality, ensure affordability, and provide access to all children and families. Planning and Administering Early Childhood Programs addresses the latest trends affecting the childcare workforce and provides specific guidance for recruiting, hiring, and retaining quality personnel, including job descriptions and hiring practices. The role of the program administrator as mentor, coach, and instructional leader are covered, along with important business issues within the administrator's responsibilities, such as financial planning and budget development and management, how to use social media effectively, program evaluation, facility planning and management, and much more. The Enhanced Pearson eText features embedded videos and assessments. Improve mastery and retention with the Enhanced Pearson eText* The Enhanced Pearson eText provides a rich, interactive learning environment designed to improve student mastery of content. The Enhanced Pearson eText is: Engaging. The new interactive, multimedia learning features were developed by the authors and other subject-matter experts to deepen and enrich the learning experience. Convenient. Enjoy instant online access from your computer or download the Pearson eText App to read on or offline on your iPad® and Android® tablet.* Affordable. The Enhanced Pearson eText may be purchased stand-alone for 50-60% less than a print bound book. * The Enhanced eText features are only available in the Pearson eText format. They are not available in third-party eTexts or downloads. *The Pearson eText App is available on Google Play and in the App Store. It requires Android OS 3.1-4, a 7" or 10" tablet, or iPad iOS 5.0 or later. 0134290011 / 9780134290010 Planning and Administering Early Childhood Programs, with Enhanced Pearson eText -- Access Card Package Package consists of: 0134027310 / 9780134027319 Planning and Administering Early Childhood Programs 0134065743 / 9780134065748 Planning and Administering Early Childhood Programs, Enhanced Pearson eText -- Access Card

Leadership In Early Childhood

Author: Rodd, Jillian
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education (UK)
ISBN: 033524680X
Size: 15.67 MB
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Leadership in Early Childhood is a practical resource for early childhood practitioners who want to understand how to create successful childcare and early education settings.