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Child Care Section Editor

Sara Gable, Ph.D.,, Associate Professor & State Specialist, Human Development & Family Studies, College of Human Environmental Sciences, University of Missouri Extension


Topics include:
Child Development, Child Care, Preschool Education, Finding Good Child Care, Head Start, Child Care Licensing, Transitioning


Child Care Features

Articles on a wide range of topics including: Getting your baby ready for School, The benefits of quality child care, Promoting early literacy, Positive nutrition experiences, Standards of good child care, Children's relationships with other children in child care

Children Quick Answers

Short answers to commonly asked questions

Child Care Learning Opportunities

Workshops, programs, classes, resources and even







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