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Caring for Our Children, 3rd Edition

National Health and Safety Performance Standards: Guidelines for Early Care and Early Education Programs

By American Academy of Pediatrics, American Public Health Association and National Resource Center for Health and Safety in Child Care and Early Education

The new 3rd edition contains updated guidelines on the development and evaluation of the health and safety of children in all types of early care and education settings - centers and family child care homes. Features 10 chapters of 650+ standards including a new Preventing Childhood Obesity in Early Care and Education Programs standards: Includes standards in all areas - Expanded discussion of all standards, Easy-to-read 2-column format: Chapters include: Staffing / Program Activities for Health Development / Healthy Promotion and Protection / Nutrition and Food Service / Facilities, Supplies and Equipment / Playgrounds and Transportation / Infectious Diseases / Children with Special Health Care Needs / Administration / Licensing and Community Action.

Bibliographic Information

Title: 
Caring for Our Children, 3rd Edition: National Health and Safety Performance Standards: Guidelines for Early Care and Early Education Programs
By: 
  • American Academy of Pediatrics
  • American Public Health Association
  • National Resource Center for Health and Safety in Child Care and Early Education
Copyright year: 
  • 2011
ISBN electronic: 
978-1-58110-642-8
Page Count: 
579

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