|Licensing Program Analysts (LPAs) Bettina Engelman and Charlotte Baney met with Laprice Brown, Early Education Director, for a case management inspection as a result of receiving an unusual incident report. On 9/29/2017, an incident occurred, when a child wandered away through the open classroom door and into the hallway. Two staff members found the child alone in the hallway and brought the child back to the classroom. Immediately following the incident, a new protocol was implemented, ensuring that classroom doors remain closed. Door bells have been ordered. Per supervisor, training staff on topics of transition and supervision are ongoing. LPAs observed adequate levels of supervision today.|
The attached type A deficiency is cited and must be corrected by the due date. Upon receipt, licensee shall post and provide copies of this licensing report to parent/guardians of children in care at the facility and to parents/guardians of children newly enrolled at the facility during the next 12 months.
An exit interview was conducted. Appeal rights were given and discussed. A site visit notice was posted and must remain posted for 30 days.