Handbook for Early Childhood Administrators : Directing with a Mission

Edition: 1st
Format: Paperback
Pub. Date: 2007-04-25
Publisher(s): Pearson
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Mailman Segal Instituters"s Hilde Reno provides the practical guidance needed to successfully operate a child care and education center. Addresses the many duties and responsibilities inherent in managing staff, budgets, and a offers advice on creating a quality program that conforms to all legal and regulatory requirements. For future and practicing early childhood administrators and early child care center directors.

Author Biography

Hilde Reno, Ed.D, is Director of Instruction and Special Projects at Mailman Segal Institute, Nova Southeastern University.

Table of Contents

Organizational vision and missionp. 1
Organizational structurep. 14
Program policies and proceduresp. 34
Job descriptionsp. 58
Staffingp. 76
Orientation, evaluation, and staff developmentp. 88
Developing management systemsp. 104
Ethical behavior and code of ethicsp. 120
Working with boardsp. 134
Law and child carep. 144
Financial operationsp. 164
Marketing and publicityp. 182
Supporting families : parent handbookp. 198
Program practices to support familiesp. 214
Program evaluationp. 230
Forms to usep. 255
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