October is Children's Health Month
Did you know that October is Children's Health Month? Do you conduct a daily health check? Standard 22.214.171.124 in Caring for Our Children: National Health and Safety Performance Standards; Guidelines for Early Care and Education Programs, 3rd Ed. (CFOC3) contains the following recommendations:
The caregiver/teacher should gain information necessary to complete the daily health check by direct observation of the child, by querying the parent/guardian, and, where applicable, by conversation with the child.”
Disclaimer: Information obtained from National Resource Center for Health and Safety in Child Care and Early Education website.
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