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South Carolina gets tips for improving child care


December 16, 2002
Joseph S. Stroud
The State

Advocacy group finds state has work to do, suggests steps to raise standards

The Southern Institute on Children and Families, a public-policy research organization based in Columbia, recently released a report outlining steps states should take to raise standards for child care in the region. In South Carolina, those steps include lowering the number of children allowed in a child-care setting and raising the number of adults required to supervise them.