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Thirty percent of the program's mentors were pursuing a degree in child development or a related subject by the end of the evaluation (Burton and Whitebook
Laverty, Burton, Whitebook
, and Bellm (2001) presented a report on child care and benefits in the United States, based upon information collected by the Federal Bureau of Labor Statistics in 1999.
Previous studies have demonstrated that teacher education and training are positively correlated with children's developmental outcomes (Cost, Quality, & Child Outcomes Study Team, 1995; Whitebook
Inadequate compensation has been identified over and over again as the strongest predictor of turnover among child care teachers (Phillips, Mekos, Scarr, McCartney, & Abbott-Shim, 2000; Whitebook
& Bellm, 1999).
As the early childhood educational experiences of low-income children in the United States tend be of low quality (Phillips, Voran, Kisker, Howes, & Whitebook
, 1994), and many intervention projects aimed at improving classroom quality by providing professional development training to teachers often have shown only modest improvements in quality (Fontaine, Torre, Grafwallner, & Underhill, 2006; Palsha & Wesley, 1998) and have not significantly affected children's development (Jackson et al.
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and Sakai (2003) identified three types of turnover: (1)job turnover, in which a teacher leaves a child care facility; (2) position turnover, in which a teacher moves to another classroom within the center agency; and (3) occupational turnover, in which a teacher leaves the child care field.
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Despite the growing concern regarding the quality of infant and toddler child care, several national studies indicate that infant care may be putting some children at risk (Galinsky, Howes, Kontos, & Shinn, 1994; Helburn, 1995; Whitebook
, Howes, & Phillips, 1989).