Must be at least 18 and have a Bachelor’s degree in early childhood education or a related field including a minimum of 15 hrs. In early childhood education courses; or 2 or more years of college including a minimum of 15 hrs. in early childhood education courses and 1 year experience in a child development facility; or a HS diploma or equivalent and 3 yrs. experience as teacher or assistant teacher in child development center and 9 college credit hours in early childhood education from an accredited college or university; or experience as a teacher or assistant teacher in licensed child development center with a CDA.
|Age Range||Ratio For Daycare Centers|
|2 years – 2 ½ years||(1:4)|
|2 ½ – 3 years||(1:8)|
|6 – 14 years||(1:15)|
|Mixed age group||Ratio shall be adjusted to protect the welfare of the younger children|
|Age Range||Ratio For Family Child Care|
|All ages||(1:5) [ratio includes family members under age 6]|
District of Columbia Health Regulation Administration
Child and Residential Care Facility Division
825 N. Capitol St., NE. 2nd Floor
Washington, DC 20002
Web site: http://www.dchealth.dc.gov/
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