Publication

Guidelines for Early Learning in Child Care Home Settings


Description:
Recognizing the importance of home-based child care settings in today’s society, this publication offers guidance to help home-based child care providers offer high-quality early care and learning experiences to the children and families they serve. The book covers topics such as the roles and relationships involved in home-based child care; how to create safe, inclusive environments that foster early learning and development; ideas for implementing appropriate curriculum; professional development for home-based providers; and things to consider when infants and toddlers receive care in mixed-age group settings.

Available for download in English at www.cde.ca.gov/sp/cd/re/documents/elguidelineshome.pdf

Available for download in Spanish at www.cde.ca.gov/sp/cd/re/documents/elguidelineshomespa.pdf
Languages Available: English
PITC Training Usage:

Module(s): I Social-Emotional Growth and Socialization
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II Group Care
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III Learning and Development
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IV Culture, Family, and Providers
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Reference:
California Department of Education. (2010). Guidelines for Early Learning in Child Care Home Settings. Sacramento, CA: California Department of Education.