Choosing the right quality early care and education program is tough! The National Resource Center for Health and Safety in Child Care and Early Education has released a new document for parents to assist them in choosing child care. Researchers have identified 13 health and safety guidelines to think about when choosing an early care and education program. In this checklist, each of these 13 guidelines contains specific questions to ask, or things to look for during an early care and education visit.
Print out the Guidelines and take them with you when visiting potential early care and education programs!