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Early Learning and Care Quality Assessment Requirements

21. Foster Children's Independence
  1 or 2 3 4 or 5
Does Not Meet Expectations Meets Expectations Exceeds Expectations

Staff repeatedly do not provide time for children to complete tasks Staff repeatedly do not allow children to make their own decisions Staff repeatedly do not encourage developmentally-appropriate self-help skills Children are provided with choices Staff consistently follow the children's cues Children are provided with choices within their interests Staff respond to children's interests Staff create opportunities for enhancing self-help skills through play

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