Category Archives: Day Care Centers and Child Care

What are the Dangers and Risks of Bounce Houses?

Bounce House Injuries What are the dangers and risks of bounce houses? ¬†At many birthday parties, summer camps, day care centers, schools, theme parks, carnivals, and special events, there are bounce houses in place for children to play. There are many risks and dangers to children in or around bounce houses. Some parents are very cautious and do not allow their children to play in bounce houses at all. Other parents take a more moderate approach and allow their children to play in and around bounce houses assuming that there is supervision and control of the bounce house area during … Continue reading

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Jacksonville (Duval County) Florida Day Care Centers – Many Facilities Lack Adequately Trained Day Care Staff

Concerns are rising regarding the teaching staff in Duval County child care centers, mainly due to a lack of adequate teaching at such a critical development period in a child’s life. The sub-par training teachers are receiving is mostly caused by the low wages these employees are paid. In fact, employees at fast food restaurants earn higher wages than those who care for children. Thus, a revolving door of people who are hired and trained to teach the county’s children is created. For those child care teachers who do remain in the field, little training is required. A teacher must … Continue reading

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