● no mixing between groups, including entry and exit of the building, meals, washrooms, playground, hallway and other community spaces; The building flush must replace all the water in the building`s pipes with fresh water. In order to ensure that childcare services are sufficient to meet the demand for subsidized care, the district needs to increase its enrolment of qualified early educators. Educators must be aware of children`s development and be able to demonstrate a large number of skills to support children`s growth in different areas of development.33 In 2016, OSSE strengthened the educational requirements of early childhood staff to require that all senior teachers have at least an associate degree. 34 ● Note: Children or staff with a pre-existing health condition with specific symptoms similar to COVID-19 should not be excluded from access to the building on the basis of those specific symptoms if a prior assessment has been carried out by a healthcare provider and the specific symptoms have been found not to be due to COVID-19. 33. DC Early Learning Standards. (2019). Called March 5, 2020 by the osse.dc.gov/publication/district-columbia-early-20. 17. osse.dc.gov/publication/child-care-subsidy-program-parent-fee-final-rules. The five types of subsidized child care providers are basic level I&II child development center providers, basic child development providers, relative care providers, and home care providers. See osse.dc.gov/service/child-care-subsidyvoucher-program 35. Office of the State Superintendent of Education, “DC Commission on Early Childhood Teacher Compensation Final Report, page 9, osse.dc.gov/sites/default/files/dc/sites/osse/publication/attachments/DC_Compensation_Report_Printer_Final-1.pdf. 7.
Only the child`s citizenship and immigration status are taken into account. A child`s right to subsidized child care is not based on the parent`s citizenship or immigration status, or on the provision of information about the parent`s citizenship or immigration status. 18. osse.dc.gov/sites/default/files/dc/sites/osse/publication/attachments/Eligibility%20Determinations%20for%20Subsidized%20Child%20Care%20Policy%20Manual%2010.7.19.pdf. . .