The Child Care Professional and the Law
The Florida Statutes
The Americans with Disabilties Act
The Florida Administrative Code
Professionalism
100
The individual laws that are created by the Florida House and Senate and signed into law by the Governor.
What are THE FLORIDA STATUTES?
100
These agengies assist in performing background checks for child care facility personnel.
What are LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENTS, FDLE, AND FBI?
100
Making sure all tables and materials in your classroom are accessible to children in wheelchairs.
What is REASONABLE ACCOMMODATION?
100
This measures the amount of light that falls on a surface.
What is FOOT CANDLE?
100
Required number of hours for annual in-service.
What is 10 HOURS?
200
Non-Compliance with the Florida Administrative Code and the Florida Statutes relating to child care may result in a:
What is DENIED, SUSPENDED OR REVOKED LICENSE?
200
You are denied a child care license. You have _______ days to turn in a written request for a hearing.
What is 15?
200
"A child with muscular dystrophy," is an example of...
What is PEOPLE-FIRST LANGUAGE?
200
What are the children/teacher ratios for the six age groups?
What is 4/6/11/15/20/25?
200
Professionals must follow a certain code of...
What is CONDUCT?
300
The DCF website.
300
Care, protection, and supervision of a child for a period of less than 24 hours a day on a regular basis.
What is CHILD CARE?
300
A physical or mental impairment or illness.
What is A DISABILITY?
300
The number of children allowed for each staff credentialed employee.
What is 20?
300
As part of your Professional Development plan, you should first right your...
What is GOAL?
400
The rules that are created by and enforced by DCF.
What is THE FLORIDA ADMINISTRATIVE CODE?
400
A child is misbehaving, so you draw their attention to something else, correcting their behavior as you do this.
What is redirection?
400
Spina Bifida, Cerebral Palsy, and Multiple Sclerosis are all examples of...
What is DISABILITY?
400
The number of children allowed per toilet/sink.
What is 15 children for the first toilet/sink, and 30 children for each additional toilet/sink?
400
As a child care professional, you have an ___________________________ to children, families, colleagues, and community.
What is ETHICAL RESPONSIBILITY?
500
These agencies all play a role in regulating child care in Florida.
What are the LOCAL FIRE DEPARMENT, HEALTH DEPARTMENT, LICENSING AGENCIES, AND DCF?
500
Applicants must disclose their _________________ to DCF.
What is SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBER?
500
The _____________________ assures parental involvement and consent in all aspects of the educational process.
What is THE AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES ACT (ADA)?
500
After October 1, 1992, the amount of square footage (minimum) required for each child.
What is 35 square feet?
500
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