When a center combines sick, personal, vacation and/or holidays days, often referred to as Paid Time Off (PTO), use the Alternative Item 5 Scale page to rate the indicators and score the item. This page is also found in the Additional Notes.
When a center separates sick/personal days and vacation days this worksheet may help you determine the ratings for 1.2-7.2 and 1.3-7.3 in the Program Administration Scale (PAS).
While there has been considerable research on the indicators of quality in center-based early childhood programs, there is scant research on the correlates of quality in family child care. A recent study was conducted to increase our understanding of the relationship between indicators of quality and child outcomes in the context of family child care.1 […]
Liliam Pérez de la McCormick Center habla acerca de la importancia de la educación infantil y los retos que enfrenta la comunidad latina en este área de la educación. Además ofrece consejos para que los padres de familia y toda la comunidad. Juan Carlos Hernández conduce el programa. Este programa fue producido por Chicago Access […]
The McCormick Center’s Dr. Teri N. Talan discusses the importance of early childhood education and the challenges children and communities face in this area of education. Juan Carlos Hernandez is the host of this program was produced by Chicago Access Network Television (CAN TV).
As expectations for early childhood education (ECE) increase, there is a corresponding need for effective leadership in classrooms, programs, and the organizations that form the field’s infrastructure. A recent study examined how the ECE field is addressing its need for leadership by focusing attention on the leadership development programs designed to meet the needs of […]
Use the Visit Protocol to help guide your initial contact and Program Administration Scale (PAS) assessment with the Administrator.
PROGRAM ADMINISTRATION SCALE This form must be completed by the Administrator of each program you assess. It provides Administrators with an understanding about the purpose of your visit and informs them of how data about their program may be used in the future if they offer their consent.