Today we’re continuing our series Terms You Need to Know as a Parent.
Terms You Need to Know as a Parent
Part 3: What is state licensing?
State licensing assures safety and sound administrative practices for the care and well-being of children under the age of 5. In the state of Georgia, facilities which operate more than four hours a day are required to be licensed. Programs that operate less than four hours a day for children under 5 and those serving children above the age of 5 must obtain an exemption approval from Bright From the Start Early Care and Learning.