February 15, 2013 | Linda Smith
Improving the quality and access of early care and education programs yields long-term benefits for our nation’s future.
January 7, 2013 | Linda Smith
More than 1.6 million children in the United States live on the streets or in homeless shelters. The Administration for Children and Families is providing resources for ways to look at how Head Start and child care providers can increase early care and education services for children who are homeless.
December 3, 2012 | Linda Smith
Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma, Confederate Salish & Kootenai Tribes, Pueblo San Felipe and White Earth Band of Chippewa Indians will participate in the Tribal Early Learning Initiative
November 20, 2012 | George Sheldon
ACF leadership visits New York and New Jersey to survey affected programs and meets with local officials who are ready to rebuild.
October 18, 2012 | ACF Public Affairs
Read how Oregon child care provider Tenderheart Childcare and Preschool has the set the standard across the state by incorporating more physical activity and better nutrition practices for children in care.
September 13, 2012 | Jesus Garcia
Head Start provides low-income children access to quality education and good health practices.
September 11, 2012 | Gabriel Hernandez
ACF releases interactive map and fact sheets showing resources, grantees and staff dedicated to school readiness in each state
May 11, 2012 | Linda Smith
Today we celebrate child care provider appreciation day. It’s a day when everyone in the early childhood field takes time out to recognize the important work of early care professionals.
March 29, 2012 | Linda Smith
Child care providers across the country have adopted Let’s Move! Child Care recommendations by getting their children up and moving and off to a healthy start. States and territories have also embraced the state challenge. They are competing to have the greatest percentage of their providers registered for the effort.