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Table 2 Active Early ECE program demographics and characteristics

From: Active Early: one-year policy intervention to increase physical activity among early care and education programs in Wisconsin

  All programs (n = 20)
Type of Program, n  
 Group 13
 Family 7
Staff, mean ± SD 7.5 ± 7.2
Teacher age, years (%, n = 152)  
 18-25 16.3
 26-40 43.3
 41-55 27.9
  > 55 12.5
Teacher education (%, n = 142)  
 High School 23.2
 Trade School, Some College or Associate Degree 52.8
 Bachelor Degree 23.2
 Graduate Degree 0.7
2-5 year old children enrolled, mean ± SD 22.9 ± 19.1
Racial/Ethnic distribution of 2–5 year old children  
(%, n = 327, estimated by program director)  
  White/Caucasian 73.3
  African American 8.9
  Hispanic 7.6
  American Indian 8.0
  Multiple Race/Ethnicities 2.1