This Research Note summarizes a study funded by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office of Planning, Research, and Evaluation and conducted by Child Trends. The purpose of the study was to better understand the needs and strengths of family child care and to guide the content of professional development specifically designed for home-based providers.
McCormick Center for Early Childhood Leadership, "Home-based Child Care Characteristics Associated with Different Levels of Quality" (2012). McCormick Center for Early Childhood Leadership Publications. 12.