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Family Style Meals in Child Care

This course equips child care providers in centers and home-based settings with the knowledge and skills to plan for and implement family style meals. The 2-hour, on-demand, self-paced class combines brief lecture segments with photos and videos of effective mealtimes, an interview with a child care provider, and a panel discussion of barriers and practical solutions for family style meals.



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OPEN Initiative
Housed at the MU Center for Family Policy and Research, OPEN is Missouri's career development system for early childhood professionals.


Child Care AwareŽ of Missouri
Community resource on child care throughout the state to help families find quality child care; to work with child care program owners, directors and teachers to improve the quality of their programs; and to collaborate with business and civic leaders in the community to promote safe and enriching child care.



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