13A.16.08.08

.08 Rest Time Supervision.

A. During a rest period for a group of children who are younger than 2 years old:

(1) The required staff/child ratio applicable to that group shall be maintained; and

(2) Each staff member assigned to the group shall remain with the children.

B. During a rest period for a group of children who are 2 years old or older:

(1) The required staff/child ratio applicable to that group shall be maintained until all the children are resting quietly; and

(2) Once all the children in the group are resting quietly:

(a) At least one child care teacher or aide assigned to the group shall continue to remain in the room with the children; and

(b) Other staff members, if any, assigned to the group may leave the room but shall remain on the premises and within hearing range.