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NC   Child  Care Resource &Referral  School Age Initiative Resource Guides

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The NC CCR&R School Age Initiative oversees the development of in-depth resource guides for school age professionals. These guides seek to help school age programs maximize quality in relation to DCDEE regulations and School Age Care Environmental Rating Scale (SACERS-U) indicators. 

Each guide is available for download. For more information on resource guides and their content, please contact Jonathan Williams, NC Statewide School Age Program Coordinator at williams.jon@swcdcinc.org. 

Why Questions Matter 

Thinking About Mixed - Age Care

Engaging School Age Families

Maximizing School Age Literacy

Supporting School Age Food Insecurity

School Age Guide to Planning Activities

NC School Age Trauma and Resilience Resource Series Part One: 
Understanding School Age Trauma

NC School Age Trauma and Resilience Resource Series Part Two: 
Supporting Student Resiliency

NC School Age Trauma and Resilience Resource Series Part Three:
Supporting Staff Resiliency

NC School Age Trauma and Resilience Resource Series

SACERS-U Materials Resource Guide

School Age Guide to Space and Furnishings

Five Keys to Create a Successful Summer Camp 

Seven Keys to Starting Successful School Age Program

NC CCR&R School Age Guide to Positive Interactions

Homelessness in Afterschool: Understanding School Age Homelessness

Homelessness in Afterschool: Helping Students and Families Thrive

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