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The NCASE Resource Library connects you with tools, profiles, and information on a range of key topics in Out-of-School Time.

Enhancing Program Quality and Care Through Supervision

This issue brief explores best practices for afterschool staff supervision of youth to ensure safety. It outlines the legal definition of neglect. It includes strategies for risk management including facility inspection, proper equipment, activity planning, first aid, and emergency preparedness.

Related Topics: 
Health and Safety and Licensing
Child supervision practices
Program Design and Management
Publisher: 
Afterschool Matters Journal
Author: 
Heather Olsen and Christopher Kowalski
Resource Type: 
Length: 
7 pages
Publication Date: 
2010