MEDIA ADVISORY
October 27, 2000

FURTHER INFORMATION: Patricia Harris-Morehead at
(615) 313-4707

Child Care

NASHVILLE—For the past several months, Tennessee’s Rated License Committee has been working on suggestions for a system to rate child care providers. This system will enable parents to evaluate the quality of care their children receive. Listed below is a schedule of upcoming informational meetings on the proposals.

 

RATED LICENSE INFORMATIONAL MEETINGS SCHEDULE

HOST ORGANIZATION(S)

DATE, TIME, PLACE

MEETING FACILITATOR(S)

Representative Diane Black
Gallatin Office: (615) 451-6684

Date: October 30, 2000
Time: 6:15 PM--8:00 PM
Place: Park Place Retirement Community
31 Executive Park Dr.
Hendersonville, TN

Family--Daphne Cole, Gay Brunson
Center--Brenda Ramsey

Nashville AEYC
Contact: Diane Neighbors
(615) 936-1990

Date: November 4, 2000
Time: 9:00 AM--10:30 PM
Place: Schrader Lane Child Care
1734 Schrader Lane
Nashville, TN

Center--Diane Neighbors,
Terry Ann Hull
Family--Elaine Piper, Sandy Governor,
Judy Marlow

Tennessee Child Care Association
Annual Conference
Contact: Patti Gibson
(615) 325-6058

Date: November 4, 2000
Time: 9:15 AM-10:45 AM
Place: Technology Center at Nashville
White Bridge Road
Nashville, TN

Center--Patti Gibson

Jackson AYC
Contact: Kathy Cothern
(901) 664-4233

Date: November 11, 2000
Time: 11:00--12:00 & 3:00--4:00 PM
Place: Union University
Jackson, TN

Center--Kathy Canovan
Family--Joan Kennedy, Kathy Cothern

Bradley/Cleveland AYC
Contact: Paula Bacon
(423) 478-3732

Date: November 13, 2000
Time: 7:00 PM--8:30 PM
Place: Cleveland State Comm. College Cleveland, TN

Center--Brenda Ramsey
Family--TBD

Together For Children Conference Contact: Bettye Johnson
(901) 333-5345

Date: November 18, 2000
Time: 9:45 AM--11:00 AM
Place: White Station Elementary
4840 Chicksaw
Memphis, TN

Center--Brenda Ramsey
Family--Freda Neely, Sharon Queen