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2019 Early Learning Facilities Needs Assessment

2019 Rhode Island Early Learning Facilities Needs Assessment The report represents a summary of key learnings gleaned through the many and varied avenues explored in conducting the Rhode Island early learning facilities assessment from March through November of 2019. The assessment focuses on fully understanding and describing facility conditions, capacity and challenges. More importantly it …

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Play Space Quality Improvement Planning Worksheet

This form is for programs to develop a Quality Improvement Plan after receiving a playground safety inspection report from a Certified Playground Safety Inspector (CPSI). The intent is to itemize and prioritize hazards that have been identified and to begin to create a schedule and/or plan to mitigate those hazards. CLICK TO VIEW

Family Child Care Space Checklist

The Family Child Care Space Checklist was created to provide a unique tool to help In-home Family Child Care Providers assess their physical environment and create a quality improvement plan. Date Published: September, 2015 Publisher: LISC Rhode Island Child Care and Early Learning Facilities Fund VIEW ENGLISH VERSION VIEW SPANISH VERSION

Child Care Physical Environment Checklist

The Physical Environment Checklist  was created to provide a unique tool to help Early Care and Education providers assess their facilities and create a quality improvement plan. Date Published: February, 2006 Publisher: LISC Rhode Island Child Care Facilities Fund CLICK TO VIEW

Rhode Island Early Learning Facility Self-Assessment Tool

This tool is designed to guide you through the process of assessing the physical space of your early learning facility. In developing the criteria the following regulations were considered: Rhode Island Department for Children, Youth and Families Group Child Care Program Regulations for Licensure Rhode Island Department of Education Comprehensive Early Childhood Education Programs Standards …

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RICCELFF Fast Facts: What is a Plan?

RICCELFF Fast Facts: What is a Plan? What Does it Mean to Have a Plan? A plan is a two‐dimensional drawing used to describe a place or building. A plan view looks down on a site and is scaled at a specific ratio to indicate a real size. Click To View

RICCELFF Fast Facts: Selecting and Installing Safety Surfacing

RICCELFF Fast Facts: Selecting and Installing Safety Surfacing This Fast Facts guidance sheet is intended to provide a basic overview of playground safety surfacing requirements, typical playground surfacing options, pros and cons of various surfacing types, as well as information on the procurement of playground surfacing, and how to go about hiring qualified installers. Click …

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RICCELFF Fast Facts: Playground Inspections

RICCELFF Fast Facts: Playground Safety Inspections This guidance is intended to help child care, early learning center, and public school administrators understand playground safety inspections including the differences between an inspection and audit and the purpose of each. Click To View

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