The Essentials

The Essentials

Providing High-Quality Family Child Care

The Essentials Series

by Marie L. Masterson and Lisa M. Ginet

Published by: National Association for the Education of Young Ch

Imprint: The National Association for the Education of Youn

80 Pages, 8.00 x 10.00 in

  • Paperback
  • 9781938113352
  • Published: August 2018


Basic, practical information for your family child care program

Family child care homes are a vital part of child care, serving nearly 3 million children in the United States. This book lays the groundwork family child care providers need to run a successful program in a warm, welcoming setting for children and their families. Find out more about how to
- Develop and manage a well-organized family child care program
- Nurture children’s learning and development in multiage groups
- Intentionally use positive guidance and encourage healthy social interactions
- Foster strong partnerships with families
- Balance your personal and professional needs Expand your knowledge and skills with the guidance in this resource to effectively offer the highest quality early care and education to children ages birth through 8.