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Professional Development
1. 10 Tips for Beginning Child Care Providers 
By Carolyn Ross Tomlin
2. Building on Licensing Requirements to Create Positive Early Childhood 
By Judith Colbert Ph. D.
3. Different Approaches to Teaching: Comparing Three Preschool Programs 
By Amy Sussna Klein
4. Disaster Preparation in Child Care 
By blank author
5. Do You Communicate Clearly? Consider This... 
By Patricia Smith-Pierce, Ph.D.
6. Eleven Ways to Keep Children Safe at Your Center 
By Richard Carr
7. Fire Safety: Early Lessons Save Young Lives 
By Robert Cole
8. Get Organized! Preparing Your Classroom for Learning 
By Angie Dorrell M.A.
9. Grant Writing 101 
By Carolyn R. Tomlin
10. Group Size - A Key Indicator of Quality 
By Ruth A. Wilson Ph. D.
11. Guiding Young Children: 21 Strategies 
By Amy Sussna Klein
12. How to Keep Children at the Center of Your Program 
By Miriam Brookfield
13. I'm Not An Octopus! (or am I?) 
By Eleanor Reynolds
14. Instructional Techniques for Early Childhood Professionals Serving as Adjunct College Professors 
By Rhonda Clements, Ed.D.
15. Protecting Against Negligence 
By Sandra Crosser, Ph.D.
16. Rethinking Early Childhood Practices 
By Francis Wardle
17. The Ausbelian Preschool Program: Balancing Child-Directed and Teacher-Directed Approaches 
By Heidi Haywood Dowell
18. The Seven Faces of the Early Childhood Educator 
By Jill Miels, Ph.D.
19. Theories of Child Development: Building Blocks of Developmentally Appropriate Practices 
By Terri Jo Swim, Ph.D.
20. Top Ten Things You Should Know When Starting an Early Learning Facility 
By Alan Moon
21. Transportation Issues: What Are Your Responsibilities? 
By Carolyn R. Tomlin
22. What is a Problem-Solving Environment? 
By Eleanor Reynolds
23. Where Danger Lurks: Evaluating New and Existing Playground Equipment 
By Sue Reily