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Author Karoly, Lynn A., 1961- author.

Title A golden opportunity : advancing California's early care and education workforce professional development system / Lynn A. Karoly.

Imprint Santa Monica, CA : Rand, 2012.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe JSTOR Open Ebooks  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description 1 online resource (xxxiv, 138 pages) : color illustrations.
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
data file rda
Series [RAND Corporation monograph series]
Rand Corporation monograph series.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Introduction -- What we know from research about approaches to ECE workforce professional development -- What we know from ECE workforce professional development systems in other states -- California ECE workforce requirements: competencies and credentials -- Public and private postsecondary institutions that provide ECE workforce professional development in California -- Federal, state, and local funding streams that support ECE workforce professional development in California -- Recommendations for California's ECE workforce professional development system -- Appendix A: California child development permit matrix -- Appendix B: structure of California CSU bachelor's degree programs focusing on young children -- Appendix C: informal ECE training opportunities in California.
Summary This study focuses on the education, training, and ongoing professional development of early care and education (ECE) caregivers, teachers, and administrators who work with infants, toddlers, and preschool-age children from birth to kindergarten entry in California. It aims to provide a comprehensive assessment of the state's ECE workforce professional development system and a set of recommendations for improving the system's effectiveness.
Note Online resource; title from digital title page (viewed Jan. 31, 2014).
Subject Early childhood educators -- Training of -- California.
Child care workers -- Training of -- California.
EDUCATION -- Research.
EDUCATION -- Preschool & Kindergarten.
Child care workers -- Training of. (OCoLC)fst00854382
Early childhood educators -- Training of. (OCoLC)fst00900632
California. (OCoLC)fst01204928
Social Sciences.
Theory & Practice of Education.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Added Author Labor and Population Program.
Other Form: Print version: Karoly, Lynn A., 1961- Golden opportunity. Santa Monica, CA : Rand, 2012 9780833060112 (DLC) 2012001165
ISBN 9780833060235 (electronic bk.)
0833060236 (electronic bk.)
9780833060211 (electronic bk.)
083306021X (electronic bk.)
Report No. RAND/MG-1188-PF/BECF
Standard No. AU@ 000048499255
AU@ 000051487989
DEBBG BV044177742
DEBSZ 397626517
GBVCP 100865647X
NZ1 15025554

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