ECLI people

Bloom, P.J (1990, January). The early childhood center director: Policy perspectives on increasing requisite qualifications. Early Education and Development, 1(3), 185 204.

Cost, Quality, and Child Outcomes Study Team. (1995). Cost, quality, and child outcomes in child care centers. Denver, CO: Department of Economics, University of Colorado at Denver.

Fowler, S., Bloom, P. J., Talan, T. N., Beneke, S.,& Kelton, R. (2008) Who's caring for the kids? The status of the early childhood workforce in Illinois - 2008. Wheeling, IL: McCormick Center for Early Childhood Leadership, National-Louis University.

Lower, J. K. & Cassidy, D. J. (2007, Winter). Child care work environments: The relationship with learning environments. Journal of Research in Childhood Education, 22(2), 189-204.

Kagan, S. L., & Bowman, B. T. (1997). Leadership in early care and education. Washington, DC: National Association for the Education of Young Children.

Mietlicki, C. (2009). Tennessee Early Childhood Program Administrator Credential (TECPAC) year-end evaluation report. Prepared for Tennessee Department of Human Services.

McCormick Center for Early Childhood Leadership (2010, Winter). Head Start administrative practices, director qualifications, and links to classroom quality. Research Notes. Wheeling, IL: National-Louis University.

Phillips, D., Mekos, D., Scarr, S., McCartney, K., & Abbott-Shim, M. (2001). Within and beyond the classroom door: Assessing quality in child care centers. Early Childhood Research Quarterly, 15(4), 475-496.

Vandell, D. L., & Wolfe, B. (2000). Child care quality: Does it matter and does it need to be improved? Madison, WI: Institute for Research on Poverty, University of Wisconsin.

Vu, J., Jeon, H., & Howes, C. (2008). Formal education, credential, or both: Early childhood program classroom practices. Early Education and Development, 19(3), 479-504.

Whitebook, M., Ryan, S., Kipnis, F., & Sakai, L. (2008, February). Partnering for preschool: A study of center directors in New Jersey's mixed-delivery Abbott Program. Berkeley, CA: Center for the Study of Child Care Employment.

Whitebook, M., Sakai, L., Gerber, E., & Howes, C. (2001). Then and now: Changes in child care staffing, 1994-2000. Washington, DC: Center for the Child Care Workforce.