681. Family Child Care: A Crucial Piece of the Puzzle
|Date:||Tuesday July 12, 2016|
|Time:||3:30 PM - 5:00 PM|
|Location:||Grand Salon 21 (1st floor)|
|Speakers:|| Eric Karolak, Action for Children
Ellaine Miller, Auburn University
Nina Stanton, National Center on Tribal Child Care Implementation and Innovation
Why do families choose family child care? How can we best include family child care in state and tribal systems? This session will address trends in family child care; explore the experiences of advancing family child care through QRIS; discuss the research basis and the quality indicators in the National Association of Family Child Care Accreditation; and connect to opportunities and challenges in the field.