Not all providers have children with special needs in their program, but almost everybody has seen or met a child with special needs. It’s important for providers to talk to the children in their program about diversity… including children with special needs. For some children, meeting a new person can be a difficult situation and can make them nervous. This might be especially true if they are meeting another child that has a wheelchair or needs assistance from an adult. By helping children in your program understand that everyone is important, this will encourage them to be better friends.
Who likes annual reports and numbers? Dry reading with data everywhere, blechy! But numbers for the Child Care Resource & Referral (CCR&R) data team is like a pig finding mud... it's their happy place!
The data team works all year long to collect information about child care programs throughout Iowa. This data is valuable to employers and community members to help them underst...