Is This the Right Place for My Child? 38 Research-Based Indicators of High-Quality Child Care

September 25, 2006
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This user-friendly booklet contains a checklist of 38 questions that parents can ask to evaluate the quality of child care programs. This booklet explains why each question is important and how it relates to the quality of care, based on research about what is important to children’s health, safety, and development.

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