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Child Care Today
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Family Child Care
child care provided by people other than relative or parent
Child Care Centers
some offer full child care curriculum and some offer custodial care
Stresses independence with little help from teachers and practical life experiences
Provides child care for infants, toddlers, and four to five year olds from low-income families
Can help to develop preacademic skills, social development, and creative activities
School-age child care
Before or after school care for children ages five-to-ten-year-old children
Programs run by parents to hire teachers, prepare budgets, and assist in the classroom
university and college affiliated programs to train future teachers
High School Child Care Programs
This program provides vocational training for future child care professionals
Mary had a baby six weeks ago. She promised her employer that she would return to work. Now she needs to make child care arrangements. She prefers to have her child cared for with only two to three other children. Which type of care is Mary looking for?
Family Child Care Center
Sung Lee and Lia both work eight hours a day. Total travel time to and from work take another hour and a half. They are seeking child care in a group setting within a few miles of their home. What type of program is best for Sung Lee and Lia?
Child Care center
Joyce is a single, unemployed mother. She has twin three-year-olds who are having speech problems. What type of program would meet Joyce's needs for her children?
Larry and Marge want their daughter, Lori, to become independent. They also want a program that stresses academic learning. What type of program would meet Larry and Marge's needs?
Phil and Maria have a seven-year-old daughter, Elisa. They need care for Elisa from 4:00-6:00 p.m. each evening. What type of program might Elisa participate in?
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