Preventing Childhood Obesity in Early Care and Education Programs 3RD EDITION SELECTED STANDARDS FROM Caring for Our Children: National Health and Safety Performance Standards, 4th Edition Preventing Childhood Obesity in Early Care and Education Programs 3RD EDITION SELECTED STANDARDS FROM Caring for Our Children: National Health and Safety Performance Standards, 4th Edition Developed by American Academy of Pediatrics American Public Health Association National Resource Center for Health and Safety in Child Care and Early Education This updated set of national standards describes evidence-based best practices in nutrition, physical activity, and screen time for early care and education programs. The standards are for all types of early care and education settings—centers and family child care homes. These updated standards are a part of the new comprehensive Caring for Our Children: National Health and Safety Performance Standards Guidelines for Early Care and Education Programs, 4th Edition. NEW IN THE THIRD EDITION—UPDATED STANDARDS COVERING Active Opportunities for Physical Activity Playing Outdoors Written Nutrition Plan Protection from Air Pollution While Children Are Outside Availability of Drinking Water Feeding Plans and Dietary Modifi cations Care for Children with Food Allergies Preparing, Feeding, and Storing Human Milk and Infant Formula Cleaning and Sanitizing Equipment Used for Bottle Feeding Feeding Age-Appropriate Solid Foods to Infants Plus much more… 9 781610 023566 90000 ISBN 978-1-61002-356-6 Preventing Childhood Obesity in Early Care and Education Programs 3RD EDITION AAP
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