National Partnership for Quality Afterschool Learning
A Resource Guide for Planning and Operating Afterschool Programs

Resource Description

This resource addresses the topics: Management, Programming.

Half a Childhood: Quality Programs for Out-of-School Hours, Third Edition
Judith Bender, Charles H. Flatter, and Jeanette M. Sorrentino
Half a Childhood focuses on creating a high-quality experience for children ages 5–14 during out-of-school hours. Chapters cover everything from defining school-age care and how it supports families to hiring staff and fostering strong staff-child relationships. This new edition describes school-age children and the range of issues regarding school-age care. Half a Childhood also addresses managing behavior, creating a balanced program, and establishing a quality physical environment both indoors and outdoors. (299 pages)
© 2005
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New Albany, OH 43054
Phone: 800-410-8780
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