425. Transforming Family Child Care Quality through Innovative Practices: Research and Program Perspectives
|Date:||Wednesday June 28, 2017|
|Time:||10:30 AM - 12:00 PM|
|Location:||Senators Lecture Hall|
|Speakers:|| Nilda Aponte
Home-based child care accounts for the largest sector of the early childhood workforce. Staffed networks are a promising quality improvement strategy that has gained growing attention. The Provider Showcase is a network initiative within which providers advance through quality levels that align with the National Association for Family Child Care quality standards. Participants will learn and share strategies to engage and empower providers and improve caregiving for children through networks and other innovative strategies.