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Removing Barriers To
Childcare Facilities Development

A statewide Study of State-of-the-Art Childcare Centers
128 pages, 136 color photographs, floor plans and more!

Based on sixty-one candid and revealing interviews with architects, developers, childcare consultants, and center directors of a childcare facility!

A PRATICAL guide to:

The Design and Development Process in Childcare Facilities

Learning From Design Changes

A Catalog of Favorite Design Features in State-of-the-Art Centers

Problematic and Least Favorite Design Features

The Economics of Developing and Operating Childcare Facilities

Codes and Licensing Regulations: Issues and Inadequacies

A Checklist of Barriers and Solutions to Childcare Facilities Development

The Book


Removing Barriers To Childcare Facilities Development
PRICE 34.95 US dollars, shipping and handling are included.

Removing Barriers To Childcare Facilities Development
Cover slightly damaged REDUCED PRICE 25.00 US dollars, shipping and handling are included.

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Book Support and Endorsements:

This project was made possible through generous gifts and grants from:

The Graham Foundation

The San Francisco Foundation

The D.H. Cowell Foundation

The Pasadena City College Foundation

The H.N. and Frances C. Berger Foundation

Maguire Thomas Partners

Trammel Crow, Inc.

The Janss Co.

Watt industries

Jonas and Associates

Sweet's Group

McGraw-Hill, Inc.

This project has been endorsed by:

The American Institute of Architects

Council on Architectural Research

The Urban Land Institute

Southern California Building Industries, Association

California Community Economic Development Association

Child Care Law Center

The City of Oakland

SCIARC (Southern California Institute of Architecture)

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