Native American Families Are Looking For A Great Child Care Provider

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When Native American families are looking for a great child care provider, they should apply for the Chickasaw Nation Child Development Center, located in Ada, Oklahoma. It opened when Governor Bill Anoatubby cut the ribbon on May 27, 2009. Education has always been important to the Chickasaw Nation, especially when Douglas H. Johnston was governor over forty years ago. “Governor Johnston was a long time advocate of education for the Chickasaw people,” Governor Anoatubby said. “We will work together to continue his vision” (Chickasaw 2). The Chickasaw Nation Child Development Center provides an exceptional education process and great safety techniques for a fair price and the facility is truly unique. The educational process of the center…show more content…
SMART Lofton 2 boards were integrated into the rooms to give the children an early introduction to computer technology. They also provide opportunities for hands-on activities, which is a great way for children of all ages to get in touch with the world around them. For example, in the one year old’s wing the teachers use the boards for music and sometime the Oklahoma City Zoo’s animal cameras where the teachers teach about the different types of zoo animals. But some parents have regards with SMART boards being used in their child’s room. For example, in the one year old rooms parents sometimes do not want their children being introduced to technology at that early of an age. Which is not a good idea at this time, technology is used everywhere and it is better to learn early on in life. Next, the facility has immense safety precautions including locked doors, security cameras, good teacher to student ratio, sign in and sign out sheets, and accident forms. In the Center every door must be locked at all times. This prevents strangers from walking into the building and taking a child, as well as allowing the teachers inside to see the person before they come into the room. Another safety precaution is providing a security camera in every room that includes a built in microphone.Between this and the student to teacher ratio the children are watched continually. The teacher to student ratio is as follows; Infants are one teacher to four children, toddlers
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