Concepts developed from research and field experience are presented to help ease a child into a new child care setting by using time, space and indirect contact and by reading the child's cues. The influence of the child's developmental level and the crucial role of the parent in the separation process are discussed. Also included with this DVD is a DVD Booklet.
J. Ronald Lally, Peter L. Mangione, Sheila Signer, Glynn O. Butterfield, and Steve Gilford
Year of Publication
Lally, J. R. (Executive Producer/Content Developer/Writer), Mangione P. L. (Content Developer/Writer), Signer, S. (Content Developer/Writer), Butterfield, G. O. (Producer), & Gilford, S. (Writer). (1988). First moves: Welcoming a child to a new caregiving setting [DVD]. Sacramento, CA: California Department of Education.
Social-Emotional Growth and Socialization
Partnerships with Parents
Video Running Length (minutes)
Video Clip (English)
Video Clip (Spanish)
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